My name is Porsha, and I am the highly stressed yet always blessed mommy to an 8yr-old powerhouse named Lucian. I named my son Lucian because the name’s meaning was ‘bringer of light’ or ‘man of light.’ I remember wanting his name to have meaning, be unique, and relate somehow to those who came b…
I would like to humbly pay homage to all of Charley Patton’s family members, including Rosetta, Porsha and Kechia, and those of all the great blues pioneers.
Sometimes we overlook our cultural heroes and heroines’ families, but in the case of Blues I think it is especially important for us as a society to recognize and honor them. The Blues founders’ music is in all of our blood, but their blood is only carried by their descendants.
"Friends and Enemies Blues”