Being a Whistleblower with The Public Speaking Mindset

My dad was a whistleblower against the $885 million dollar empire of Hughes Market in the 1980s. He was forced to work hard, long hours at a store in Malibu where many of the rich & famous shopped back in the day... ... like Farrah Fawcet, David Hasselhoff, Chevy Chase. His complaints were ignored as … Continue reading Being a Whistleblower with The Public Speaking Mindset

Stepping Outta Line as a Thug Ass Bruja Goddess Advocating for Social Change

Don't be afraid to step outta line as a thug ass bruja goddess advocating for social change. They said I wouldn’t be able to graduate unless I took a required class ONLY offered during the day. It happened to be the class you HAD to take to write for the school paper. I pointed out … Continue reading Stepping Outta Line as a Thug Ass Bruja Goddess Advocating for Social Change

Fried Chicken & Champagne

This Mother’s Day I spent all day cleaning out my mom’s apartment to help her move into Assisted Living. …NOT something I thought I would be doing that day. When I was packing her stuff, I found a photo of her I hadn’t seen before. This is her, sometime in the late 1970’s / early … Continue reading Fried Chicken & Champagne