Dont You Call Me Out Of My Name, a poem about the myth of the angry Black woman

                        ADS ON THIS SITE ARE NOT PLACED BY MEME. I’M WITH HILLARY!!! I love Oprah and Iyanla Vanzant and am enjoying Iyanla’s Fix Your Life episodes about the “Myth of the Angry Black Woman.” For a long time, I, too, have wanted to debunk this myth. And although I’m no poet, a few months ago,… Continue reading Dont You Call Me Out Of My Name, a poem about the myth of the angry Black woman

To Thine Own Self Be True: 10 Questions You Should Ask Yourself

  To Thine Own Self Be True William Shakespeare Have you ever questioned yourself?  Wondered if you were doing what God wanted you to do.  This post was created a while ago, but it’s being republished for this season.  It’s being republished because I’m treading on new ground and need to make sure I’m being… Continue reading To Thine Own Self Be True: 10 Questions You Should Ask Yourself

A letter to my fellow Americans, 3 changes that must be made!

Dear Fellow Americans, Last night my heart rate was accelerated. I could not sleep.  I had wept with Diamond Reynolds as she recorded the death of her boyfriend Philando Castile.  I had wept with Don Lemmon as he reported on the killing of Alton Sterling while recounting the fear he’d lived with as a black… Continue reading A letter to my fellow Americans, 3 changes that must be made!