In my last piece I talked about the good days with our community. When we all supported each other. Looked out for one another. Protected each other. We have come … Continue reading Community Is Deep & Wide: Where Do We Go From Here?
Remember the days when the community was so strong that if the men would see a child who was on the straight and narrow acting out of character, that they … Continue reading What It Is, What It Can Be
Music has been ingrained in our communities since the beginning of time. Believe it or not, before social media, there was something called 8-track tapes and CD’s. In this time … Continue reading The Revolution Must Be Televised For All To See!
Revolutionary is she, and she…is JENNIFER HARRIS! Beautiful, creative, talented and bold! All the things that someone who is a revolutionary would possess. She embodies them and so much more. … Continue reading When The Revolution Looks Like You–And Gotta Catch-Up: An Ode To Jennifer P. Harris
We are women. We are here and regardless of what you think, you need us. As we end Women’s History Month, let’s not forget our power, our worth and all the obstacles … Continue reading ‘Ain’t I A Woman?’ Damn Right, I Am!
We are women! We are more than a day. We are strong brave and courageous every day! I take this month not only to celebrate myself and the other fellow women in the #idealfirestarter family, … Continue reading To Be A Proud Woman Is Good, A Proud Black Woman? Even Better!
As we come into the final days of Black Empowerment Month, it has caused me to reflect on a lot. All the things that the media would have us to … Continue reading #28DaysOfBlackness: The Matter Of My Blackness, And Making My Way In The [White]World