1st Annual Pumpkin Bash

by Troy C. Thomas

#ItsAllAboutThem   To be honest I wish came up with the idea. But I didn’t. It was Marlene’s. And she made a good call. Not only were the kids eager to have a little fun. But once they finally got started the games were over. They forgot we were even there. In the last few…



Our Lapdance 

by Troy C. Thomas

There is this look in her eyes  I need for you to understand this look in her eyes  It’s an extreme tunnel vision  A supreme piercing daze  We are here The story in her eyes is so intense  So intense that our eyes are locked into each other  Our stares are never abandoned  We find…



Fasting 101: Intro

by Troy C. Thomas

Monday September 28, 2015 4:45 pm   Today was the first of three mandatory ones. For the past three weeks I have challenged myself to be more disciplined. And being more disciplined consisted of watching what I consumed. I’ll be honest, I have a love-love relationship with food. For as long as I can remember,…



The Beginning 

by Troy C. Thomas

Hello world, My recent travel to continent of Afrika was life changing. This has been a long time coming for me. My original interest in Ethiopia was sparked by a documentary produced and hosted by Ashwra Kwesi, a scholar in Afrikan history and culture. The documentary presented the historical value of two of Afrika’s gems…



Bittersweet: My Last Day

by Troy C. Thomas

July 26, 2015 Today we didn’t even get into to the house until well after 5am. We lived last night. That’s the simplest way of describing it. We closed out the end of my trip on a bang bang bang. Smiles, jokes, dancing, drinks and sharing that moment with good people. I woke up in…