Why I Came Back

This was written when I awoke Sunday am, and felt my heart overjoyed with love, affirmation and acceptance from my hometown. Nearly a week later, all of that sentiment remains. Instead of diminishing as I have settled back into my normal routine, I find that is has continued to grow and spread. If Pride is…

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The Beginning…

Some would say this is where life begins for you. I was 18 years old, fresh out of High School and the year was 1982. I had no idea what to do with my life, but I did know I wanted to make a difference in peoples lives, somehow or in some way.  I had been secretly seeing a guy in…

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