Over the shoulder
The fur is out.
A Defining Moment
Actress Lupita Nyong’o graces the pages of DuJour Magazine’s latest issue. In her interview, the 30-year old star opens up about all the critical acclaim the movie 12 Years a Slave is getting, saying, “I’m really fulfilled right now by the traction this film is getting. It was made to be seen, and that’s what’s happening—America is engaging with it and being moved and changed by it. It’s really rewarding to be a part of that. That’s more important to me than any award.”
Nelson Mandela (1918 - 2013) and Chinua Achebe (1930 - 2013).
“Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity.” ~ Nelson Mandela, 1996
I did make a post the other day regarding this but I suppose another plug won’t hurt. I’ve finally gotten one. I get so many questions asking if I’ve got one and now I do. So, follow and tell a friend to tell a friend. (Corny I know)
"I just got out of a thirteen year marriage, and he’s really helped me gain back my independence."
“So what have you learned during this transition?”
“I’ve realized that everyone has a certain amount of power. You can give it away, or you can keep it for yourself. For awhile there I’d given it all away, and now I’m learning how to claim it back.”