I stood at this sign over a month ago. It was one of those fun photos you take when you are on a girl’s trip. You are on Route 66, the historical highway and it seems like the possibilities are endless. It was fun.
A month later I am standing on Michigan Ave and I see this sign. Wow. It didn’t even hit me where I was or how crazy cool it was to there. I had been invited to an on campus interview at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago for a graduate program. It was an honor to be there and talk about the possibilities.
Chicago has a different vibe from the city where I currently live. There was a moment when it started snowing. Instead of the panic that insues in my part of the country, folks walked around taking pictures. We walked around taking pictures.
All of this to say, God has incredible things planned for your life, you just got to Trust Him. It is God when it is something that you can’t do on your own or with the help of your people. Where is He leading you in 2018? There is lots of work to do, lets get to it.
Here is the link to some of my best work. If you go all the way to the bottom you can see some of my artwork. Black Girl Art
To celebrate Black History Month, I am going to share some African American History moments with you throughout the month. I love history because it is like a present in a wrapped box. You shake it and think you know what it is. You unwrap it and find out it is something altogether different. Prepare to learn and be entertained this month.
Each week, I will give away one of my books. the first book, Destiny’s Dilemma, is perfect because it is a historical fiction set in 1912 Fort Worth, Texas. Checkout Facebook, Twitter and Instagram on Monday to see how you can win a copy. There are also copies available if you want to purchase a printed copy for $10.
Today I learned about an African Latina woman, Anita Scott Coleman. She was a writer during the Harlem Renaissance, but never lived in Harlem. She lived in New Mexico and California.
Here is a link to more information about this amazing woman.