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About Essential Oils

About Essential Oils

These Essential Oils offer some of the most powerful healing options available from the hand of Mother Nature. Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, and more...


A 10 O’clocker’s Words of Wary (Poetry by Jessica Holter)

A 10 O’clocker’s Words of Wary (Poetry by Jessica Holter)

Certain words make me nervous

like nervous

which creeps down my spine and spreads through my body

infecting all my senses, as nerves are created to do

 

As a child, I was a 10 O’clocker

Too smart for whatever was being taught

from eight O’clock in the morning, until the first recess

I spent my mornings at The Electric Company

assuming it was somewhere near Sesame Street

where they seemed to have a lot of things

that did not belong there, like me

 

“One of these things is not like the others
One of these things just doesn't...


The Crack in Our Line by Jessica Holter (Ghetto Girl Blue)

The Crack in Our Line by Jessica Holter (Ghetto Girl Blue)

The Crack in Our Line

 

Come with me as I backslide

to someplace far back in time

when rappers were griots

storytelling urban deities

making bootstraps of rhyme

Welcome to the other side

Before the female fall from grace

into the great crack in our line

that put our sisters on their knees

stole our grandmother’s wings

spoiled the fruit of our wombs

filled our breasts with poisoned powder

before the World found us complicit

in the crimes against us

 

Before the crack in our line

that...


The Wicked Number 13

The Wicked Number 13

Recently, the US government changed the distance needed to avoid contact with Covid 19, from 6 feet to 13 feet. This got me to thinking about numbers. Specifically the number 13, and it’s haunted reputation. Now, I know little to nothing about numerology, but I do have a deep understanding of subliminal crafting. By this I mean the power of suggestion and the implantation of ideas using media. For example, the film industry used to put little pictures of popcorn on film frames that went by so fast people were unaware....


Sinister Convictions II: Private Ownership of American Bodies (A Ghetto Girl Blue Blog Post)

Sinister Convictions II: Private Ownership of American Bodies (A Ghetto Girl Blue Blog Post)

Sinister Convictions II

Private Ownership of American Bodies 

Hi this is Jessica, sharing thoughts that may matter to you. It has been 10 years since I visited the subject of the ever-expanding prison system. Let us see where we are in 2020. ~ Ghetto Girl Blue