And thank you–AGAIN– to friend and poet Sharan Strange for reminding me about Audre Lorde’s birthday, too! Yes, my mind has been bad all this week, y’all. If it wasn’t for Facebook today, I would […]
Thank you to my good, good friend Crystal Wilkinson for reminding me (on Facebook) that today is Toni Morrison’s 80th birthday. That’s La Morrison on the right, when she had a different name and when […]
Yesterday was a sad day for me, but today, I am trying to shake that off. And I decided just wanted to make people feel good today on Valentine’s.
Today, February 13, 2011, is the one-year anniversary of Poet Lucille Clifton’s passing. It’s been a tough year, and a lonely year, too, with my grief. I will admit that.
Are you using condoms this morning as you enjoy your quick morning love pick-me-up (when you should be at work right now)? If you and your partner have not had blood tests, you should be […]
I was thinking about all my folks out there, and I wanted you to know, I’m trying to stay on my path, too, these days, and I’m trying to stay encouraged. This Grown Woman’s Journey […]
Hey y’all, I know I’ve been gone for far too long, but for those of you who teach college like me, you know why. The end of the semester is brutal, what with all the […]
I know I just posted last night, but I just had to post again, because I saw some of the BET “Black Girls Rock” last night, and what I saw DID NOT Embarrass the Race!!! […]
Over the past few months I have spent more and more time worrying—and just thinking—about my hair. I know it’s not very feminist of me, but I can’t help it.