Quiet Faith

Quiet Faith "If I act upon what really excites me, I will trust that all the other circumstances I really need to continue to act upon what excites me the most will fall into place. Even if they are not what I originally expected. Don't you want some surprise in your life? Let them be positive surprises! If you simply move in the direction of what excites you the most, all the ingredients will fall into place to allow you to continue in that same direction. It does work. It's a simple mechanism but you have to trust it, believe in it and act upon it before you even begin to see it work....more

Michael Jackson's Legacy

Michael Jackson's children were able to keep it on the low when they volunteered at a center for the homeless in Los Angeles - because people had no idea who they are. "They just blend in there and they just want to give as much as they can to that center and other charities as well."...more

Here's the link of the video Interview of the Children and Katherine ...more

Running an Obstacle Course

We all face obstacles when attempting to exercise. Just to get out of the door we may have to battle low motivation, uncooperative elements (wind, cold, rain), time that is limited or workout clothes that just really aren't cute enough to be seen in, in public anyway.  But I think some of us have especially difficult challenges standing in our way of a good workout.  Literally.  Challenges that could be described as shorter than waist-high with sticky, slobbery faces and ...more

Tyler Perry Finger Paints Over "For Colored Girls" (Spoilers and Video)

What I saw in the theater the day "For Colored Girls" opened were women who had come not for love of the Broadway play on which the film was based -- poet and playwright Ntozake Shange's "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf" -- but for love of Tyler Perry, the man who had given them Madea. Perry's version of Shange's play is not the best movie I've ever seen, but neither is it the worst. It is not the most moving, nor did it leave me cold. ...more

growing up in st. louis, FCG has always held a special place in my heart. but putting the tyler ...more

Michael Jackson's Legacy Leads to an Awkward American Music Awards Ceremony

With the American Music Awards scheduled to air on Sunday, I can't help but obsess about what Taylor Swift must be thinking.  ...more

Michael Jackson's Mother Gets Custody of Children

Mainstream media sources report that Michael Jackson's mother Katherine Jackson, 79, has received full custody of the King of Pop's children, Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr. aka Prince, Paris Michael Katherine, and Prince Michael Jackson II aka "Blanket," the youngest. Debbie Rowe, the biological mother of the two older children, has retained her parental rights and will have visitation. ...more

I think it's great that they were able to reach an amicable decision. With all parties ...more

I Am Not My Hair

In her piece, "I am Not My Hair" contributor Lorrie Irby Jackson talks about going natural and confrontng hair-haters. Her advice: when it comes to your hair, do you.  ...more

Oh, Baby! The Clever Cover of Pregnancy Magazine.

Pregnancy hasn't looked this good since a buck naked Demi Moore showed off her baby bump on the cover of Vanity Fair magazine seventeen years ago. Sexy. Powerful. In your face. ...more