Thank You

[OPINION] After reading Dr. King's letter from the Birmingham jail,  I began to think about current day events.  We have been conditioned to believe that the threat to our quest for equality is our inability to  stop killing one another.  While  crime committed within the community should be addressed and…

My Story Part III

“Say something bitch, yeah I got the knife now.” The words rang loud as I lay pinned down to the ground, while my son’s father straddled me.  His sweat dripped onto my face as his dark brown eyes filled with rage, pierced my soul.   As my back touched the warm…

Eventually They Grow Up

Good morning, I hope your week has gotten off to a great start. This past Mother’s Day, all of my children and grandchildren were home.  My children cooked me breakfast and we all just sat around talking and laughing. Then it hit me, in August of this year I will…