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I Been een de Storm So Long

Florence kept spinning faster and widening to show a commanding presence.  Yet, for her, that wasn’t enough.   The next things we knew, she was bringing other storms along with her too!  I posted on Facebook” We hafa end this stormy family reunion fa tru!”  Then folks that had never been in the storm wondered “What will ya’ll do?”  In response, my soul sang as my ancestors did:

“I been een de storm so long!

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Queen Quet & De Gullah Cunneckshun Gwine tru SC!

Queen Quet & De Gullah Cunneckshun’s “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour” Makes Its Way Through South Carolina Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) is a native of historic St. Helena Island, SC.  Queen Quet who became the first Gullah/Geechee to ever speak before the United Nations on behalf of Gullah/Geechees in Geneva, …

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Gullah/Geechee: A Timeless Legacy by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

  Tune in to the Gullah/Geechee TV (www.gullahgeechee.tv) coverage of the launch of the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy World Tour.”  Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) presented “Gullah/Geechee: A Timeless Legacy” at Francis Marion University in Florence, SC.   This presentation was followed by a Q & A in which Queen Quet was …

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Celebrate Gullah/Geechee: A Timeless Legacy with Queen Quet at Francis Marion University

2014 Black Heritage Month  Gullah / Geechee Series   “Gullah / Geechee: A Timeless Legacy” Monday, February 3, 2014 4:00pm Francis Marion University Chapman Auditorium featuring Queen Quet: Chieftess and Head-of-State of the Gullah/Geechee Nation for more information, please visit: http://www.queenquet.com/   Queen Quet will do a book, DVD, and CD signing after the histo-musical presentation. Special performances …

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