THE AWAKENING BY SONNY CARROLL

THE AWAKENING BY SONNY CARROLL Edited by Me (it was much longer full one at http://www.davidstanleybell.com/wisdom/story-the-awakening.htm) There comes a time in your life when you finally get it ... When in the midst of all your fears and insanity you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside your head cries out "ENOUGH! Enough fighting [...]

Who Are You?

Above all else, "know thyself". The saying of the old philosopher, "Know thyself," proves his wisdom. True wisdom comes only by first understanding ourselves so as to know our relation to other things. There is no greater knowledge than knowledge of self. The greatest amount of time that can be spent especially in your younger [...]

Live Your Life Today

I never knew what it meant to "live your life today," until after I had reached a point where it was impossible for me to see beyond one day. It forced me to just live each day one at a time. I still planned for tomorrow, still planned for the future but there was a [...]

To Be Single Forever

I'm up late wrestling with my thoughts. Thoughts I suppose I have wrestled with before but mainly to address something mostly for myself and to myself. I doubt I will post this midnight rumbling of my thoughts but here it is raw and uncut as a post titled, "To be Single Forever" ought to be. [...]

Great Waves

I came across this quote from an article I read nearly two years ago. As for grief, you'll find it comes in waves. When the ship is first wrecked, you're drowning, with wreckage all around you. Everything floating around you reminds you of the beauty and the magnificence of the ship that was, and is [...]

The Greatest Revelation! 

I know many people might ask why or how a black successful and seemingly good woman is single? I’ve left many scratching their heads and I am certain that you reading these words have faced this question at least once in your lifetime. I know I’ve spent my share of time questioning the same things. [...]