Jermaine

When it’s over! When it’s done! When the Beat Cease to Play…

Reading Frank’s inspiring post about Ian’s drum lesson got me all worked up. I have a habit of compartmentalizing segments of my life. This gives me access to tunnel focus. On the other hand, it occasionally causes me to overlook the little things. Much like Ian, I find areas that I’m passionate about and get […]

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The Limitations of Knowledge

I Not Only Use All The Brains That I Have,  but all that I can borrow. –Woodrow Wilson I want to take the time in this session to talk about the significance of having knowledge and how knowledge can assist -or- distract you. Here are the details. For lack of a better term, knowledge is […]

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People NEED Dreams…

…there’s as much nourishment in ’em as food. -Dorothy Gilman I need to know that there is hope for me that extends beyond the right now. I need to know that there are things I’ve yet to experience that are prepared for me to walk into “if” I’m willing to labor and do the work […]

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In Honor of National Poetry Month

UNTITLED What do you slave for? Misbehave for? Get dazed for days for? Lifted off the floor for? Move to the core for? Close doors for? Clean your pores for? SUFFER more for? Go through chores for? What? Is conquering… you? IS IT YOUR JOB? Yeah, you got a couple dollars for it, a promotion […]

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It’s Easy To Be a Winner When You’re Winning!

But what about when you lose? Being a winner is not just about when everything goes your way and you get the results that you expect. Watching the Butler Bulldogs from Indianapolis, Indiana last night was a hard pill to swallow. Through so much adversity and tribulation they kept winning. Every time it looked like […]

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