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    Long Time No See

    October 17, 2017

    This is the longest I have been away from my blog, and for good reason too. I may have mentioned once or twice that as ridiculous as it is for someone who writes personal stories, I am a very private person. Someone once likened me to a “Touch-Me-Not” flower that first closes off when you try to touch it. Except that there are no guarantees about who I open up to. A lot happened in the last year that I…

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  • RantsByGbemi

    Prejudice: A Personal Experience

    Disclaimer: By typing this, I am not making generalizations about any race or ethnicity. I am simply sharing my story as it happened to me. If you do not agree with my story, welp……

    September 28, 2016
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    Thank You

    Hello you, Yes you. I just wanted to say “thank you” for coming here and giving me a reason to write what I write. It’s hard to come on here and talk about life,…

    July 9, 2016
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    The Body Issue: The Case for Sexy

    I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story — I will. I will speak and share and love and I will never apologize to the frightened…

    June 9, 2016
  • RantsByGbemi The Becoming

    Carpe Annum

    “Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature’s laws wrong, it learned to walk without having feet. Funny, it seems to by keeping it’s dreams; it…

    April 18, 2016
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    2016: Happy New Year

    Ha! Another One *in DJ Khaled’s voice*   I know I’m like two days late but had to go be with family.  Happy New Year. I miss when I used to text or call everyone around…

    April 18, 2016
  • RantsByGbemi The Rounds

    Best of 2015

     In the New Year, I promise to do a little more visuals, and maybe even vlog. But till then, dem no throway pikin with the water. So here’s my year in summary. (I originally shared…

    April 18, 2016
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    The Essential Jesus

    “I ain’t here to argue about his facial features/ Or here to convert atheists into believers/ I’m just trying to say the way school need teachers/ The way Kathie Lee needed Regis that’s the…

    April 18, 2016