Friends

Are the Dead Among Us?

Hello World, Here’s another sporadic post. 🙂 A couple days ago my niece asked me, “When someone dies, why do people say, ‘they are watching over you’?” She elaborated further to say doesn’t the Bible say they are asleep, or something. You know, she is absolutely right, that is in the Bible. Recently, I was […]

It’s not them that’s killing us, it’s us …!!

Hello World, I write this post with a heavy heart and utter disbelief. Greed and envy are two of the most dangerous and disrespectful sentiments one can boast, secretly or openly. Huntsville, AL, do you not want more for yourself than the crumbs they are tossing to you?? Every day and night there is another […]

He Will Be the One to Give Me Away!

Hello World! A little time has passed since I graced these pages, and go figure that my return would be a mushy one :)! I just realized that no matter how much my brother and I have grown apart he will definitely be the one to walk me down the aisle on my wedding day. […]

“Aah #%&$*!!” <That Ain’t Love, Boo

Ooo, baby, just to hear you speak Makes me argue just to see How much you’re in love with me See, like a queen, a queen upon her throne –Lauryn Hill “Sweetest Thing” Hello World! The above lyrics come from Her Majesty, Lauryn Hill; “Sweetest Thing” is a beautiful song, which I adore. However, I […]

What did they try to mold you into?

Hello World! I’ve missed you all! Alas, life gets crazy sometimes … hey, I warned ya, didn’t I?! Anyhoo, I’ve been thinking, and of course, I want you all to think with me. Think about your neighborhood, your surroundings growing up. Especially, my people in Huntsville, AL (I’m sure this location is not an anomaly), […]

Truths: In Black and White

Hello World! So much is being, and has been, said about the disturbing case of murdered teen,Trayvon Martin, in Sanford, Fla. So much–some good and some not so good. Nevertheless, I will not be adding any personal two-cents at this time (I do reserve the right to reblog those opinions which coincide with my own, […]

Re-Nigging on the Promises: #Justice4Trayvon

Originally posted on The Crunk Feminist Collective:
Another Black kid is dead. This time it’s 17 year old Trayvon Martin. His life snuffed out at the hands of an overzealous, trigger happy white neighborhood watch commander named George Zimmerman, who thought Trayvon looked “suspicious” as he walked back to his father’s home in a suburban…