Our Family and Music

Our family and music have been linked together for decades. This writer remembers the first time she observed her uncle “rocking and rolling” on the dance floor. Gino Washington continues the legacy.
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  “They Teased Me!” Think Before Doing It “They teased me!” Most people can say that phrase at some point in life. Teasing can be taken lightly, but it can also be felt deeply. Sometimes so deeply, it causes low self-esteem. At an early age, I was teased and given a nickname that negatively impacted how I viewed myself. It took years of correction before the stigma left me. Think about the impact of ‘kidding” before you do it. The excerpt from the book “An American Story: My Family and Yours” reveals how one person chose to look at teasing … Continue reading THEY TEASED ME


An American Story: My Family and Yours An American Story is a pathway to freedom. It provides a roadmap to American citizens struggling with the “more than/less than” mindset. This is a consciousness filled with pain, suffering, guilt, shame and lies. Learn how freedom comes from courage and overrides blind acceptance. The book is not only an American story, it’s a worldwide story. THE PATHWAY IS WORLDWIDE An American Story: My Family and Yours, is not only an American story, but a worldwide story—a story that shares the emotions, fears, experiences and challenges every family in the human race can … Continue reading A PATHWAY TO FREEDOM