Starting Your Dreams Later In Life and Embracing the Detour

I know it's been a while since I've posted anything but that's because of my job. I'm working as a reporter covering Oakland and I host an arts segment on the radio where I get to interview amazing artists from around the Bay Area. Plus I'm publicizing my book and building my speaking career! 
You know what's funny? I thought this would all happen by the time I was 27-30.  Nope. That wasn't God's plan for me. I'm finally beginning to do the things I've wanted to do and I'm almost 40 years old. Some people reading this who are 40 will say 40 is still young. But some younger people reading may think 40 is nearly ancient. But I'm writing this post for those who like me, thought their career and personal dreams would come true much early in life. I'm here to tell you not to give up. 
You know, death inspires life. A number of my relatives and friends have passed away, ranging in age from 20's to 80's. Actor Luke Perry, my middle…

It's My Birthday!

This week I'm celebrating my birthday, but mildly because I'm still recuperating from a car accident. Which is why I haven't blogged at all this week.
Life is too short and I try to celebrate it every day. Even if it mean just dancing in my living room. One of my favorite tracks is Madonna's "Holiday." And for me my birthday is my own personal holiday. A day to thank God that I'm still here.


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  1. Hey, happy birthday Cocoa Fly. We missed you this week, but I see it was for a good reason. Nice to have you back!!!

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