Tag: #atlanta

Essence Of Hope Cancer Gala in St. Kitts

It was indeed and honor to deliver the keynote address at the Essence Of Hope Foundation’s 10 year Anniversary Gala in St Kitts. I wish to say a special thank you to the management and staff for hosting me. I am so proud of…

The Problem, Is Not The Problem ❗

Two people can look at the same situation and see two completely different things. One can see a problem and the other can see an opportunity. They can both go through a difficult situation, and one can write a hit song or book, and…

My Summer Hairstyles

I live for the summer! I get very excited about my hairstyles and fashion. As you know, I have chopped off my hair and i have decided to wear a tapered haircut this summer. However, what I love about this hairstyle is the fact…

The First Black To..

By Basia A Powell I no longer like the phrase , “I am the first black to.” Gone are the days when we need to celebrate the first black person to become somebody. This is a feeling that continues to divide us. We can…

Atlanta Jazz Festival

By Basia A Powell Memorial Weekend in Atlanta was “poppin” . One of our favorite events was the Atlanta Jazz festival, held at Piedmont Park. Apparently, everyone had the same plans because, it took us an hour to get a park! The festival was…