The Light Returneth

Fit To Ride Awareness of the outside world. The theme for Black History Month 2022 is Black Health and Wellness. “This theme acknowledges the legacy of not only Black scholars and medical practitioners in Western medicine, but also other ways of knowing (e.g., birthworkers, doulas, midwives, naturopaths, herbalists, etc.) throughout the African Diaspora.” ASALH: BLACKContinue reading “The Light Returneth”

Milton Has A Lesson, I Have A Hissy Fit

Riding Awareness of the outside world. The Atlantic: The Millions of People Stuck in Pandemic Limbo. What does society owe immunocompromised people?, Yong, February 16, 2022.~~~ If you want perky and chipper, come back tomorrow. Last weekend, we took Milton down to The Stables of Shiloh Farms for another lesson with Stephanie Mosely, website TheContinue reading “Milton Has A Lesson, I Have A Hissy Fit”

Wondering If What I Want Is Really What I Want

Riding Awareness of the outside world. Not here, but I have lived this. “everybody born between 1985 and 1995 saw the Super Bowl halftime show lineup and was like ‘sweet, instead of doing a show for old people like the Rolling Stones or Paul McCartney or The Who they did one for us young people’Continue reading “Wondering If What I Want Is Really What I Want”

Mindset Monday, Wondering Where I Am Going With This

Blogging About Blogging “Meep? Meep. Meep!” Beaker I wrote a longer post centered on the fact that I get as nervous before interviews as I do before lessons. [Crux] We are talking oceans of stress chemicals surging back and forth for days. Does the world need several hundred more words examining my stress response inContinue reading “Mindset Monday, Wondering Where I Am Going With This”

The Illustrated Month, February

Images Images of the outside world. Afro-futurism in LEGO bricks. The goal is to have kids seem themselves in the things they love. Ekow Nimako Studios.~~~ F, E, B – Groundhog Day R – Family Birthday U – Valentine’s Day, an unavoidable societal event A – Super Bowl, an unavoidable societal event R – FriendContinue reading “The Illustrated Month,¬†February”

Wordle Continues to Have Its Moment

Words Awareness of the outside world. BBC: A missing game of Wordle helps end a 17-hour hostage ordeal.~~~ I have read that the brain can’t process negation. If you give a riding instruction of “Don’t do X.”, the brain hears “Do X.” That’s the theory. Also that the brain accepts a visualized experience the sameContinue reading “Wordle Continues to Have Its Moment”