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This Issue: Culture!

  Star Elder by Dr. Yaoundé Olu Loved Ones! Welcome to the fall of the year and the rise of Culture – culture at war, in art, appreciated, subbed, diverse, and a part of the global fiber that makes us what we are to the planet.  Whew!  We…

Blog Excerpt from Spicy…

  Posted on August 10, 2020 Awakening on Sapelo Island(click to read) Featured image:  Sapelo Island Beach and Me A few years ago, I had a session with the renowned Dagara elder, author, and teacher, Malidoma Patrice Some’. He prescribed an island location for the last leg of…

This Issue: Release!

Happy Anniversary!!   We have been at it since July 4, 2014, and have transitioned from celebrating independence to demanding freedom and justice for all – NOW.  Still, within our mission of celebrating differences, we understand that the way we look makes a difference to the global society. …

The Time is Now

  I recently watched the rebroadcast of an ABC 2017 Special- Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories that Changed America. It was a wonderful tribute to the African American community. Faces of so many well-known citizens graced the stage (and the audience) at Washington’s John F….

It Is Time

“We know that change can be chaotic, but the natural law of evolution and expansion are at work now and I am participating in it” ~ Anonymous Comfort has held so much power in our lives over the years because of how it makes us feel. It is…

This Issue: Inspiration

Loved Ones, Our mission has been to stay safe through a global pandemic, COVID19.  An enigma, this virus is attacking people by air and touch, with symptoms and without, and it takes no prisoners.  We are all we have. I am inspired by the featured image of worn…

Gardening with Que!

Early starts There is something special about growing and eating food from your garden. Its been about 9 years since David Walton helped me plant my first garden and I have been planting every season since.❤❤❤ I am grateful. This salad was delicious. Kale, arugula, butter lettuce, purple…

This Issue: Art!

This issue finds us celebrating the impetus of a creative universe – Art. It reveals itself through us in every way, and Garden Spices Contributors share their Art and artistic experiences with us.  Our Blossom image/feature this issue is Contributor, Pratik Mamtora, dressed as Al-Amir Sihab, a Syrian…

Frank Malaba: Prosetry

*Dreamers of Immortality* When we paint, a piece of us is left on the canvas. Each stroke, a fraction of our soul refracted like light through a prism. We are harvesters of light that are immortalized through our feelings. Paint in itself is just pigment. Paint in our…

Robert Gerard

This Issue: Education!

Garden Spices Magazine welcomes you to the new decade! We are turning the page of a tumultuous year and holding the vision of truth for every aspect of our living in 2020. We have the seeds planted for being what we need to be, and what we don’t…