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!
I am not a chef nor a professional cook. I do not pretend to be either. I throw DOWN. I rarely eat out anymore. When I want a particular dish, I don't ask anyone to make it for me. At the very least, I attempt to make it myself. With the exception of that funnel … Continue reading A Tale of Ox-Tails!
The day that 45 got elected, my heart dropped into my stomach like a stone, because I knew that the Black community was about to get zapped back to the 1960's, when leaders like Dr. King rallied us together as a people to change how the nation saw us. I knew that we were going … Continue reading MLK Day 2019