Follow this dynamic duo on Instagram (@ghostreaders) and Facebook (Ghostreaders Inc). When you are a minority person, especially someone that is Black, your job is two-fold: create and hold space. … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: Meet Michae & Quintell Allen, ‘Ghostreaders’ With A Story To Tell!
Where to start this week?! The Biden Administration is is floundering with $15 an hour, CPAC is making a golden god of OrangeThanos, the government is dropping bombs in the … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-02/26/2021
Note: This list is not exhaustive! Who I list in the following piece are amazing, intelligent, semi-ratchet and now apart of my TikTok family! Follow them. Thank you. In the … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: A Love Letter To #BlackTikTok
It snowed SNOWED Snowed In Texas! Man! What else is there! How is the world burning and freezing at the same time! Let’s get it! #Texas #Winter #Politics #GlobalWarming #WhoReady … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-02/19/2021
Say her name correctly. War-san. Shur-ruh. She was a force of nature on pages before Beyoncé found her, asking her to be a part of her most ambitious projects (Leomonade … Continue reading January 2021 Book Review-TEACHING MY MOTHER TO GIVE BIRTH by Warsan Shire
My family, from what I have been told and taught, have been bootleggers, moonshiners, sharecroppers and farmers. One of my favorite memories growing up is the natural light in my … Continue reading Learning To Watch The Sunrise…Even In A Pandemic.
Nineteen years ago today, 3300 people were killed. The staff of The Ideal Firestarter remembers these 3300 lives, and send love and light to families who were affected by this … Continue reading RUNIBACK FRIDAY-09/11/2020
Community is build on love. Sustained by love and compassion. This month, the seventh month of 2020–the 4th or 5th of the lockdown-pandemic–this is more apparent than it ever was! … Continue reading To The World Outside Your Window: Love Is The Why
In my third grade Social Studies class, I learned the building blocks of which would form my secret love of sociology. I learned that people make up either families (nuclear … Continue reading Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: Why Community Is Still Needed
This weeks marks Robin Williams’s 69th birthday, Breonna Taylor’s murderers are still free, Congressman and Superhero John Lewis laid in state in the Capitol Rotunda, the Secret Police are snatching … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-07/24/2020