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Black in America 2015 

This morning on my hour drive into church a cop stayed behind me for 35 minutes. That was the longest half hour of my life. I started sweating, I got … Continue reading

August 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Struggle Is Real

Deep friendships end, marriages die, and somehow life manages to go on. I am finding lately that despite knowing all the reasons why something ended- all the good reasons, I … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · 3 Comments

Love Wins…

I am supposed to be happy today, Marriage Equality has passed, and now, (as soon as one will have me) I can legally marry a man in America. This news … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Long Hurt 

When my long ago relatives feet touched the shore, weighed down by chains, back ripped up from the lash of the terrorist captain, malnourished from rations, raped and bloody, struggling … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Come Together

Today I stood with white women on each side of me, locked arm in arm, as we blocked oncoming traffic, proclaiming “No justice, no peace!” and “What do we want? … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rachel, Roof, and Remorse.

Lately, whenever I turn on the television I see her face, yes, her. Rachel “What race am I today” Dolezal. The woman claims she identified as black when she was … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · 3 Comments

True Creations

  There is an amazing opportunity to blend a love for beautiful, hand made things, and supporting the LGBTQ community coming up this Friday May 29th. You can support the … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · Leave a comment
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