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Truth, Justice, and The Metropolis Way

It has been a long day, but a day full of grace and truth. Metropolis Illinois is a town of about 6,000 people. Or at least that’s what I was … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flood and Water…

I’m going on a trip. Today I am joining the Campaign for Southern Equality. We are supporting a lovely couple who were denied their marriage license in Louisville. We are … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Art of Black Shaming

Originally posted on Black Millennial Musings:
Black shaming is a tactic used to disparage the character and credibility of Black people when they are targeted by others. The duplicitous nature…

July 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Paying Attention

I ask this question of myself as I ask it of you, What am I unwilling to pay attention to? What are you putting off, putting aside, and combing over/hiding-In … Continue reading

July 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

How long…

Eric Garner was choked to death by NYC cops. Chokeholds have been against the policy of the NYC police since 1983 according to their own patrol guide.  To credit NYC … Continue reading

July 21, 2014 · 3 Comments


Ah, the most dangerous of words-Politics. I know, this is your response right now… calm yourself. A recent discussion with a friend led me to some deep thinking. They asserted … Continue reading

July 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Six Feet Under…and glad.

Calling that old friend and having a long, deep conversation. Finding that quilt in the back of the closet that your grandmother made for you when you were born, and … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

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