Monthly Archives: December 2011

Cesaria Evora

CESARIA EVORA “The Queen Of Morna” The world lost an incredible talent recently.  I highly recommend a documentary I saw of her, Cesaria Evora: World Music Portraits (2004), which focuses on Cesaria as a young girl, her early struggle to gain a measure of fame … Continue reading

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Raashan Ahmad

What is it about this cat? He’s just too smooth with it. I love everything he releases.

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Kwanzaa Dec 26 – Jan 1

The Principles of Kwanzaa umoja (oo-MOH-ja) Meaning: unity Action: building a community that holds together kujichagulia (koo-jee-cha-goo-LEE-yah) Meaning: self-determination Action: speaking for yourself and making choices that benefit the community ujima (oo-JEE-mah) Meaning: collective work and responsibility Action: helping others … Continue reading

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Should I

I won’t come down on you With lightning brimstone nor fire For in my heart That isn’t What I require My desire is For you to be true and strong And then someday You will get to know Where you … Continue reading

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