Warning: this post may change your entire opinion of who you think I am. My last post left me thinking about the six years that I spent living with the unstable white woman that I call "M". I'm not interested in protecting her identity; I just don't want to write her name. I know that … Continue reading “Unequally Yoked”
Yesterday, I found this on my Pinterest feed: Wow. Why did You let me see that, Father? The gist of the comment section was "if there is a God, then why war, greed, violence, etc.?" As a believer, this is one of the easiest questions for me to answer--and the hardest one for non-believers to … Continue reading “Where is God When People Suffer?”
I don't like "celebrating" or "commemorating" a person's death. I'd rather celebrate their life. Having said that, a year ago today, my mother's body was found after she'd been missing for over a month. Needless to say, my thoughts are veering today in the direction of family that I have loved and lost. My grandmother … Continue reading Nobody Told Me…
This was originally posted on my old blog on 5/27/14. I have edited it to reflect the necessary updates. I collect dolls. Eighty percent of my entire collection are fashion dolls. Ninety per cent of those fashion dolls are Black. This display case represents a SMALL portion of my collection. I haven't counted lately, but … Continue reading Oh, My Beautiful Dolls!
This might be a long one. I didn't want to watch it. I'd hoped that I would not have to. The fact that there is so much debate within the community over who is at fault for the mess that is R. Kelly prompted me to put my official opinion out there, for whatever that's … Continue reading Surviving R. Kelly: Negro, Please!