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Who am I?
My DNA consists of the surnames of Kimbrough, Blackstone, Settles, McCall, Gaston, Wilburn, Walker, Jackson, Peterkin, Simpson, Irving, and it goes on and on.
They originated from Africa, Ireland, Scotland, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, England and United States.
They were kings, queens, ministers, inventors, slaves, slave owners, farm owners, farm workers, writers, bakers, builders, teachers, musicians, seamstress, maids, survivors, fishermen, long shoremen, and war heroes!
Who am I?
In the family of those who are writers of music-books-poetry, teachers, survivors, inventors, Sailors, Soldiers, Marines, technicians, ministers, speakers, builders, policemen and policewomen, doctors, nurses, lawyers, singers, musicians, actors, and it goes on and on and on.
Who am ?
The product of those who have come before me through their pain, blood, sweat, tears, and strength!
Who are you?
The product of those who have come before YOU through their pain, blood, sweat, tears, and strength!
The next time you decide you want to give up or make a foolish decision remember that YOU are here because of THOSE before you and YOU can change your life to enter the road of success! YOU are here because of the grace of God! No matter what DNA you have, today YOU can live your life to succeed as those who have come before you, it is in your DNA!!!!!
Written by Joan 30 January 2011