Aight. To the matter of Lil Nas X. First, this: Let it also be said that I am looking 40 in the face. I am also a mother, believer in … Continue reading TALK ABOUT IT TUESDAY-03/30/2021
It is a hellified thing to go to work everyday knowing your managers think your existence is an issue! At my current day job, I have actually heard the following … Continue reading #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge-Week 5 (2021)
It has been for it now reportedDerek Chavin actually got beat up in jail while awaiting trial. I do not feel bad that he was assaulted in prison! He had … Continue reading FIRESTARTER HOTSHEET-THE TRIAL OF DEREK CHAUVIN
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
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.
My writer friend Ashley Yates said something last year that has stuck with me: “Black women take care of Black women.” It has taken this pandemic just to see how … Continue reading In The Middle Of A Start-Over…
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