The Voice

Good news! I finally got out of my own way! I finally put the voice to sleep that whispers negativity on all of my nascent dreams. In getting out of my own way I wrote and submitted two monologues to a company that specializes in works created by and for women of color. “The show…

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Continued

I’m 5 months into my year without vanity, that’s not what it’s called but that’s the term I use when I’m asked why I’m in all white, why I’m not wearing make-up anymore, why don’t I have my nails done etc…. It is a year without outside accoutrements of beauty. The beauty that I seek…

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I’m Back!!

Well, It’s been so long since I’ve written anything that I’m shaking with excitement and anticipation. Anticipating what may come through my fingertips as I tap away on an underused keyboard. Let’s see where do I begin, well this year is amazing! I’ve been on a spiritual journey that began on November 17, no it…

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It will be what it will be…..not what you plan!

This summer was supposed to be all about me! I had a dream of walking 5 miles day, singing everyday, making a dent in the list of a 100 songs that every jazz singer should know, and what I looked forward to more than anything else was going out to sing every night. Well, that…

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Since my last post! July 18, 2016

On Fri, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:29 AM UTC, Phyllis Colleran <phylliscolleran@me.com> wrote: Since my last post! July 18, 2016 Well if anyone out there still cares here I am!!! Finally writing something for my blog. I love to say that I don’t write during the school year because I’m just to preoccupied with my…

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WOW!!

It’s been ages since I’ve written anything about myself, the CD, the school, life etc! Now it’s almost time to begin teaching again which means I will be consumed by the children’s needs and I’ll put myself on the back burner. However, I have decided that that’s the procrastinator! I’m kicking you out of my…

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Finally!

Well it’s finally finished!!! EDGEWALKER will be processed by the end of the week! I just paid for the permission to use of the songs, 1000 CD’s are paid for the only thing left to do is see all of the art work, edit it for any errors and upload it to OASIS. Most people…

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Thank you!

It’s been so long since I’ve written a word that most of you have forgotten why this page exist!! Heck, I’ve forgotten! Oh yes it’s coming back to me …it’s for the ever elusive CD EDGEWALKER. The vocals are finished (I hope) however just when you think that you are done you hear something you…

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Alafia!

Alafia! As promised I have been honoring the gift of teaching! I’ve been up at 4am an in my class in Plainfield by 7:00 every morning since September 1. What I have not been able to do is honor why I was born which is to perform. ?To be a good teacher is to be…

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You know Who you are!

Good morning world!!! You and you know who you are have been wonderfully supportive during my job hunt and this roller coaster of a journey that I’ve been on in the creation of EDGEWALKER! THANK YOU! It’s almost over but we all better cross our fingers that it will be mixed and mastered by the…

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