My mentor, friend and world-renown healer, Dr. Llaila O. Afrika has transitioned. He will be surely missed. He worked closely with my company, A Phoenix Rising Wellness Institute from 2004 to 2008. We shared classes in African Wholistic Medicine all over the United States and Canada.
When we consider the power of what a "New Year" can hold, one cannot help but to reflect on lessons of the previous year. What happened in the past year that taught you about the importance of cherishing each other in the New? How much more will we cherish our families? How many broken relationships will we seek to repair this year? How many people whom we had last year will be alive this year or may transition and pass away by the next? Remember, tomorrow is not promised. The Creator has given us the power of taking...
Our inability, as creatures of the sun, to bask in the sunshine every day not only causes us to lose access to naturally healthy levels of Vitamin D, but it also leads some of us to experience feelings of hopelessness, sadness and loneliness.
At the time, it was the last thing that I wanted to hear. I needed justice, I needed someone to tell me how to go after that thief, a woman who claimed to be my sister, but who proved herself to be nothing more than an imposter in some damn dread locks.... Read More.