A Community of US


#BlackLivesMatter (BLM), but to whom? In the opening line of the song Keep Ya Head Up, Tupac Shakur raps “They say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice. I say the darker the flesh, then the deeper the roots…” It seems that in the last year the lives of those that represent the deep roots … Continue reading A Community of US

Creating Villages


Unity is strength… when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved. –Mattie Stepanek We receive messages and anecdotes of partnership and collaboration throughout our lives.  “It takes a village”, “two heads are better than one”, “teamwork makes the dream work” and “there is no ‘I’ in team”.  Conversely, we receive contradictory axioms. … Continue reading Creating Villages