Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself, My Name Is….

A retro reset, a rebranding of sorts. I truly believe that mentally, i am stuck somewhere between the early 80’s and late 90’s! I have now been blogging for about 9 months and i am loving it! Despite struggles and hardships in my personal life, i view my blogging as a source of intellectual refuge.Continue reading “Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself, My Name Is….”

Hitting The Pause Button To Express Appreciation!

From retro themed poetry to moments scrolling down memory lane, I truly love what I do as a writer. When I started http://www.vintageretroman.com, I began a journey of self realization and creativity through writing. I am aware that I do not think or operate like many people. I enjoy everything from Christian Hip-Hop to Pac-Man.Continue reading “Hitting The Pause Button To Express Appreciation!”

Memory Lane Moments Part 4- Coming From Where I’m From, The Beauty In The Struggle

I was born and raised in the great state of North Carolina, USA. Being a black child in the southeastern section of the United States, or as we simply call it “The South”, I was exposed to many different experiences in my youth. I remember growing up in the 1980’s in my hometown of Winston-Salem.Continue reading “Memory Lane Moments Part 4- Coming From Where I’m From, The Beauty In The Struggle”

50 Blog Followers, Thank You For Your Support!

Since I started my blogging journey in January 2018 as Vintage RetroMan, I have had the amazing opportunity to meet so many wonderful people online. I put off my dream of being a writer for years, as I was so afraid to take that first step of faith. What will people think of my content?Continue reading “50 Blog Followers, Thank You For Your Support!”

Poem- Bittersweet Memories

It’s alright to think of past times and cherish the memories/ The pure love we share with others creates unique synergies/ As days goes on and hearts heal and yet and still it takes time/ People don’t understand thoughts many times, are bittersweet like vintage wine/ It’s quite alright to feel the pain of lossContinue reading “Poem- Bittersweet Memories”

Tribute to My Father, 03/22/2018 from V.R. Rest in Peace Dad.

I truly can remember back as far as about 1987 in my life. I was born in 1983 so I was around 4 years old. My earliest memories of my dad was of him taking me and my older brothers and sisters fishing. I am the youngest of 8 children, so this was significant toContinue reading “Tribute to My Father, 03/22/2018 from V.R. Rest in Peace Dad.”