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I STILL WANT TO BE WONDER WOMAN

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Psalm 139:14 New International Version (NIV) 14 I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.

I always use my birthday as a checking point. I assess where I am and where I’m going. Today is my day. It is a blessing to be here.

‘Millions didn't make it But I was one of the ones who did I'll tell everybody Millions didn't make it Yeah, I'm one of the ones who did’ –Marvin Winans



As a little girl I would run around the house with a sheet tied around my neck. I thought if I wished hard enough I would fly. Well, maybe not fly, but at least have all of Wonder Woman’s super powers and possibly the invisible plane. Only thing I didn’t like about her life was the fact she always had to save Steve. You know I would have quit him based on that alone. Lol



I look at my friend Vee (yeah, I know that’s my nickname) and I’m amazed. She is an example of the quality women I surround myself with. She’s happily…

IN DENIAL

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I wasn’t going to say anything, but I feel my hand was forced. I keep hearing everyone say, “Who cares?” I care. Right now Jason Collins is one of the biggest stories in the United States. He is now one of the few openly gay NBA players and I doubt too many others will come forward.

Forget about the scriptures and what it says in the Bible. Forget about people’s hang-ups on homosexuality. Whatever your moral compass is or feeling that every person has a right to live their life; I take issue with exposing innocent people, or people unwittingly participating in a lie. That is what I have a problem with.

Periodically I use to do trade shows to supplement my income. Because I did a lot of work for a hat designer I in turn did quite a few hair shows. I was doing the Proud Lady Hair Show here in Chicago. The company I worked for was coming in from L.A. I had been friends with the owner a long time and we pretty much had this down to a routine. I knew my job. I always provided my own …