The Vibration of Patience

  Straight up, the vibration of patience is about surrender, release, detachment, and allowing. What am I talking about when I say the vibration of patience? I am speaking about your flow of frequencies. I am speaking of the electromagnetic field that surrounds your body and mine. This…

SOMETIMES, I WAIT

  Sometimes, I wait. I watch, OOMeasure, OOAllow, OOAssimilate. Sometimes, I reframe. Perhaps my perspective needs adjustment. How is my time best spent? Now? I don’t know how to get it back. Action is not always called for. Sometimes, I wait.   — Tekla A. Syers resides in…

Wearable Art: Oluwasegun Adeogun Owa

As African drummers/dancers, we look for unique fabrics for creating clothing. This artist creates prints that dance, and Garden Spices asked for a glimpse into the studio of Oluwasegun Adeogun Owa. – Victorine Artist Statement My name: Oluwasegun Adeogun Owa, and  I am a textile artist.  I am…

Your Choice..Building A Legacy…Every Morning…

Soul of Santa Steps Into Something New When riding in the car to work, it has become somewhat of a tradition. Sacred, in my mind, because it’s one of the only times in my day that I feel heard. Shoot, it’s probably one of the only times I…

Art of Our Times: Sena Tues

  “Sometimes when you’re in a dark place you think you’ve been buried but you’ve actually been planted” – Sena Tues   About Me !! Kwabena, Sena Alexander was born on September 23, 1978, at Korle Bu, but comes from the Volta region of Ghana and presently resides…

PATIENCE OR DIVINE TIMING

  Endurance, staying power, tolerance, lack of complaint, persistence, fortitude, and serenity are synonyms for patience. Another possibility is the idea of Divine Timing as a different lens with which to view a situation. My hope and intention are to provide an opportunity to look back at your…

Patience – the capacity, habit, or being patient.

    Patience –” 1. Bearing pains or trials calmly or without complaint. 2. manifesting forbearance under provocation or strain. 3. steadfast despite opposition, difficulty, or adversity. 4. able or willing to bear. ” Hasn’t it been a real surprise that we have developed many skills that we…

Sarin’s Thai: Stir fried Chicken with Cashew Nuts

Ingredients: 1/2 lb chicken breast, cut into bite sized pieces 1 tbsp. cassava flour or all-purpose flour 1/3 cup sunflower oil (any natural oil) 1 tbsp. garlic, crushed and chopped 1/2 cup yellow onions, sliced into wedges 1/3 cup dry Thai birds eye red chilies, deep fried or Fresh…

Autumn is Here

May 17, 2020 Autumn is here. I see it in my copper skin. In my glistening eyes. In the bamboo scarf that begs to hug me tighter. Autumn is here. But you are nowhere near here. You’re somewhere, Where spring beckons you to life that demands every ounce…

Mi Casa Su Casa: New Venture for Janis Gipson

You’ve seen her delectable dishes on the pages of Garden Spices Magazine.  Chef Janis is now cooking for families.  She is now dedicating a couple of days a week to serve whatever defines your palette, from carnivore to vegan.  Example: “This week’s menu is done. Vegan and full…