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Brenda Farrar-Ejemai's Writings

Jun.14.2010
Brenda Farrar-Ejemai is the author of the book/documentary:            The Family in the Car, a Revelation.  In this on-time documentary, she depicts a family surviving on the streets of New York City who were once sheltered and somewhat privileged.  It shows a working class family struggling through the homeless shelters of New York City including: The Bronx,...
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Brenda Farrar-Ejemai
Aug.10.2009
THE HEART THAT KEEPS ON BEATING It has the most important job. Wounded yet it never skips a beat. There is no gluing or stitching involved, it just continues to work, as if oblivious to attacks. It’s a wonder and many are in awe of it. It’s the pumper of life. Sometimes it’s carelessly handled and is crushed easily. Many are not conscious of its fragileness...
Poem
Nov.29.2008
A ROLLER COASTER RIDE   Up and down, up and down   It’s the pull of gravity isn’t it?   You’re down longer than you’re up   Isaac said it best   It’s easier going up   Slow, steady   But coming down is frightful   Fast, quick   No time to prepare   Up and down, up and down   The unsteadiness is making you sick    You’re screaming   It’s uncomfortable   You...
Poem
Nov.29.2008
A ROLLER COASTER RIDE   Up and down, up and down   It’s the pull of gravity isn’t it?   You’re down longer than you’re up   Isaac said it best   It’s easier going up   Slow, steady   But coming down is frightful   Fast, quick   No time to prepare   Up and down, up and down   The unsteadiness is making you sick    You’re screaming   It’s uncomfortable   You...
Poem
Nov.29.2008
A ROLLER COASTER RIDE   Up and down, up and down   It’s the pull of gravity isn’t it?   You’re down longer than you’re up   Isaac said it best   It’s easier going up   Slow, steady   But coming down is frightful   Fast, quick   No time to prepare   Up and down, up and down   The unsteadiness is making you sick    You’re screaming   It’s uncomfortable   You...
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Nov.29.2008
THE GOAL              It’s like reaching for something far away.  If you keep on reaching and running without stopping, you will obtain what you are reaching for.  Persevering, not quitting, but going after it with all your might, as though you have to have it; that’s the driving force.  Don’t look at time as a barrier.   Look at it this way, the years are going...
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Brenda Farrar-Ejemai
Nov.29.2008
  THE GOAL             It’s like reaching for something far away.  If you keep on reaching and running without stopping, you will obtain what you are reaching for.  Persevering, not quitting, but going after it with all your might, as though you have to have it; that’s the driving force.  Don’t look at time as a barrier.   Look at it this way, the years are going...