November, 2016

The Coming

For many years, before I knew her name, she visited in spirit. She came by way of visions and dreams. She never took on a body, during this time. Her energetic presence was one to reckon with. There was no choice but to acknowledge she was present. Curiously,…

I’m Here: Process of Gratitude

A father’s process on gratitude is much like life… always changing. I am the proud father of two sons, Christian (nearing age 15) and Morgan (nearing age 11). The testosterone levels in our house are at an all-time high. Looking back, I would call my fatherhood experience thus…

Holiday Fare – Really?

Yes, really!   We no longer celebrate holidays in a traditional way.  We eat different fare like Cuban and Caribbean food!  After all, this is Garden Spices. – Victorine CUBAN OXTAILS Ingredients 3 tbsp olive oil (enough to coat bottom of pot) 6 lbs Beef Ox tails – cut…

The Process

When people find out I’m a writer, or they finally meet me, an inordinate amount of people tell me they want to write a book, or they have a book in them, but they don’t have the time. I smile, trying not to grimace because the typical person…