The Racism Lens

Racism. Apparently some of us don’t understand its true meaning. Maybe some of us don’t understand the level of anxiety that we have or the pain and anger that surfaces when we’re faced with it, when we see it for what it is… Malcolm Jenkins, player for my favorite team, none other than The Philadelphia…

Peace In Unraveling Threads

Before TCV was launched, I jotted down several things that I wanted to write about.  That was over three years ago. “Peace In Unraveling Threads” was one of them. This is how 2016’s title met 2019’s thoughts… Hmm…Things that unravel. Thread unravels. Stories unravel. The plot unravels. Platted hair or braids unravel. Seams unravel. A…

#STEMS ~ G-O-D Letters Matter

Every night, for more years than I can remember, my daughter and I text or speak these words to each other, “Goodnight. Love you and God bless.”  Through her childhood, college years, beginning her career and now even in marriage, it has always been the innocence, strength and genuine expression of these words that make…

New Videos Posted!

I am so excited to share the strong, yet smooth-as-butter, the voice of T.O., who has become the silky sound of TCV Bud narrations!! The blessing of his participation presented a much-needed opportunity to rebrand narrated videos, so the new facelift is here! I’m proud of the new branding, but better yet, I absolutely love…

YouTube Reminder

The Cherry Vine is expanding and growing, yet prayerfully staying on its purposed path! As I remind viewers/followers that the YouTube Channel is available for your listening pleasure, I’d like to share that a new branding for videos is in the works, and new videos will be uploaded to the YouTube channel soon. I’m so…