Journal Entry: The Time to Shine

JOURNAL ENTRY September 22: The Time to Shine 🌞 If you’re reading this then there’s a good chance you feel something in life needs to shift or change. Life can be strange and sometimes our family dynamics can be stranger. On one hand, if you grow up in a household […]

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WHAT IS NO FEAR FRIDAY?

WHAT IS NO FEAR FRIDAY When I created No Fear Friday in 2015, my intention was to establish a weekly campaign on INSTAGRAM that focused on taking action from a place of LOVE rather than fear.   I guess we’ve done that, right?   The Campaign, now in it’s third […]


Geniuses — of Transformation

JOURNAL ENTRY September 15: Geniuses — of Transformation We sing in…the freedom of dreams and desires — it’s only right that we write them down in history. ✨ I speak for those with a voice still unheard. For the one’s that life threw insurmountable challenge. ✨ For the brave whom have […]

Conversation

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Amazing Spirits

Amazing Spirits This quote resonates because throughout history our differences are always compared rather than the celebration of our amazing spirits. But are we not more alike than we are “different”? When a child is born, they don’t care who picks them up and holds them, loves them and keeps […]


Meet Richard

Meet Richard “Since I was a kid, I’ve always felt my life-long work has been about love and possibility. That said, I was born in Newport, Rhode Island into a blue collar, working class family. My grandparents immigrated to America from the Azores Islands, Portugal. I’m a mix. Artist, author, […]

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Unlearning

Redefining Love – Unlearning “ONE song I wrote in 1995 was titled Beyond The Mundane Lane. There is a line in the song that reads “maybe love is an outdated word, misinterpreted, by the world — but still, still the stars never stay the same.”  The lyric pretty much summarize […]


JOURNAL ENTRY September 1

That Spark Keeps Lighting Other Torches Watching the funerals of the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin and Senator John McCain moved me, as they should. Wondering why it takes the death of someone for us to explore and express the beauty and fortitude they’re living.  All the accomplishments and all […]

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Campaign

Great Leaders

No Fear Friday: Great Leaders He also said “Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore.” 🌺 I believe we are here to help each other. That there are those among us that lead by example with love and compassion without fail —with clarity and vision. Those great leaders […]


Between the Seriousness and Lightness

Between the seriousness & lightness of our life experiences—our practice teaches that in the balance we see a little clearer. There’s too much greed & aggression making us sick and misappropriated while in opposition, living too carefree, is allowing it to occur. We heal in the balance —RS #Yesrising 💞 […]

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Friday

A Offer to Love Deeper

Love Deeper In our daily practice we are going to make mistakes. We will always make them. In time, when we are able to look back, we can say, “I see now where I can do better.” 🌺 Sure, I’ve been embarrassed, humbled, grateful, and amazed when I’ve asked for […]