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…

Know a Man Looking For Work? Check My NPR Story


Hey Cocoa Fly Gals and Guys. Know any men ready to make a career change? Well, the occupational therapy (OT) field is hiring. "What's that?," you ask. Go check out my story I reported for NPR's Morning Edition. You need a college degree to be a therapist. FYI: This was cut out of the script, but there are job opportunities in OT for people with associate degrees also. Listen here.

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  1. Followed you from Soulbrother's spot! You from the O? As in Oakland CA? Whats Up?

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  2. Yep! As in "The O." As in "The Town." Thanks for stopping by my blog. :)

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