SHUT UP


Today I met an older couple whose actions absolutely stunned me! A man and his wife were bickering about something, his wife yelled ” if you don’t SHUT UP! I”MA HIT YOU.” I was floored when I heard this come out of her. Continue reading “SHUT UP”

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“No Cable”


The other day I had a very interesting conversation with an entertaining young man. He had a beautiful little girl with him, and I was amazed by how gorgeous she was. When the opportunity presented itself for me to speak with him, I bragged about her beauty. I proceeded to ask him if she was his only child? He chuckled and then replied, ” I have three kids under the ages of 3.” That answer took me by surprise, and my facial expression would not allow me to hide my reaction. I must say, I was completely shocked. The shock value that I felt led me to my second question, ” What were you guys doing?” His response ” NO CABLE.” At this point, I could have rolled on the floor laughing. It had to have been one of the funniest things I had ever heard. At that moment series of questions and thoughts began to populate my mind. When I could finally compose myself, I asked him if he was married? Continue reading ““No Cable””

“Im not going to sit here and keep dreaming of being a strong black woman, with a strong black man and having beautiful black babies!”


That was the subject and core center of a text message that I received from one of my closest friends the other morning. While reading this text message I chuckled many times because I could hear the frustration in her voice. During the duration of the conversation, I started to think, why is that most “black women” always feel that it is a RIGHT or somewhat of a BLESSING to marry a BLACK MAN? Continue reading ““Im not going to sit here and keep dreaming of being a strong black woman, with a strong black man and having beautiful black babies!””