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
Dear 2021– Look, we promise not to ask anything, or touch anything, but just let us come through here and live our best lives! We want to be able to … Continue reading The Hope For 2021
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.
It’s so easy to talk about all the negative effect that COVID-19 has had on all of us. However, we can’t deny that it has done some good as well. With everything that is … Continue reading The Good (For Me) In COVID-19, Part 1
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
The most disturbing thing in this case of Breonna Taylor is that these officers are still free. Still free! Yet, we know the phrasing that accompanies the social media activism: … Continue reading We Say Her Name (Part 2): Breonna Taylor-These Officers Are Not Anonymous