Author Archives: Ametia

About Ametia

I am a Spiritual traveler, a devoted wife, mother, sister, lover of dream study, reading, theater, music, dance, and thought-provoking discussions on love, life, humor and service.

Friday Open Thread

TGIF, Everyone. MOTHER AFRICA!

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Thursday Open Thread

More Sona Jobarteh

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Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP Day, Everyone! Bracket – Mama Africa

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Tuesday Open Thread

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Monday Open Thread | West African Music

This week’s featured music is from West Africa. Sona Jobarteh is a vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and composer from the Gambia and the UK. She was born in 1983[1] into one of the five principal Kora-playing Griot families from West Africa – … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone.

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Saturday Open Thread | Blue Water is Back in Galveston Texas

We went last year when the water was blue. We had the best time. Time to head back down to the beach.🌴🌴🌴🏖️🏄🏽‍♀️🏊🏽‍♀️ Beautiful blue water has rolled ashore onto Galveston Island, just in time for perfect beach weather. It’s such … Continue reading

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