Let’s Really Talk About Oshun

Unless you have been living under a rock, I am sure that in the past few weeks you have seen or heard of some reference to Beyonce and Oshun. ¬†Ever since the drop of her album¬†Lemonade and the video for "Hold Up," when Beyonce rocked a yellow dress and walked down a cascade of water … Continue reading Let’s Really Talk About Oshun

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Living with Meaning

Recently I have been thinking and reflecting on what it means to be olorisha (literally it means "owner of orisha" but is translated as "priest" and describes those who have been initiated). When someone says that are Christian, people typically understand what that means: A person who makes such a statement is saying that the … Continue reading Living with Meaning