Anyone that has been following me for longer than one post knows I am a stickler when it comes to using words. Or maybe you don't. So let me tell you. It can take me five or six hours to write a post sometimes because I keep trying to capture my ideas perfectly. I never … Continue reading You Not ‘Bout No Life: The Logical Fallacy of the Anti-Abortion Conservative & The Reason Trump and His Cronies Can Go Choke on a Communion Wafer
She is a pretty little girl, but that is probably part of the problem. I'm not one that swoons over blond hair and blue eyes; I'm woke. I appreciate the attractiveness of African diasporic features just as much as I appreciate the attractiveness of European diasporic features. Still, I recognize that this little girl is most people's … Continue reading Privilege & Privation
Like Britney, I did another "oops." I watched Parts I and II of the "Love & Hip Hop" Reunion Show for this past season. So I was right there--chin on the floor--with hundreds of thousands of other viewers--wondering what the hell Amina Buddafly was doing, showing off a baby bump with Peter Gunz's other baby-mama, … Continue reading Why Are We So Worried About What the Next Woman Is Doing?
My aunt just called a few minutes ago to check in on my daughter and me. I told her I was getting M ready for her weekly soccer game and shared an anecdote about how a few seasons ago, when her team was experiencing a pretty disappointing losing streak, M copped the biggest attitude and … Continue reading Truth in Parenting