TW: Police violence I am estranged from my paternal family. I am estranged because the only time I see them is at funerals. It seems to be, and is a … Continue reading Work Past The Hashtags
In the age of inviting everyone to The Cookout (Note: If you are still saying you have ‘Black friends’ and ‘All Lives Matter’, you are not invited–and don’t ask!), I … Continue reading BRING BACK THE BLOCK PARTY!
COVID-19 is still killing people, Hermain “I eat only Massa greens” Cain is in the hospital TWO WEEKS after going to Orange Thanos’s Tulsa Infinity Gauntlet Snap rally, August out … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-07/03/2020
“We are family…” This is more than a Sister Sledge song for me right now. What I am seeing, what I am feeling, reminds me how crucial compassion is right … Continue reading We Are Family…
To hear more about the incredible Errick Nunnally, please see his work on Amazon, and his story Penny Incomparable on the podcast Nightlight run by Tonia Ransom. You won’t regret … Continue reading June 2020 Book Review-Lightning Wears A Red Cape by Errick Nunnally
This is another year of celebrating Father’s Day, has come and gone. So much has happened, that on this month, you may not feel reverenced or important. You may feel … Continue reading To Our Black Fathers & Men
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I am the mother of two beautiful, smart Black girls. When I was married to my first husband, I thought my first child would be a boy. I had a … Continue reading If I Had A Son…
It is not secret that I love the duo of Damon Young and Panama Jackson whom call themselves Very Smart Brothas. They are handsome, dope, well-spoken, and here for all … Continue reading All The ‘Very Smart Brothas’, Writers, Filmmakers & Actors!
In the age of pandemic and police brutality, this Father’s Day feels different. It is different! It is easy this day, this holiday, to do the normal: Give the cards. … Continue reading Father’s Day In A Strange Land