Part 2 – Dear Black Men: I was made to love you

“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Stephen Chbosky Interracial dating is something that I have never discussed outside of my close circle or with men I am romantically interested in. But since I pride myself on being as transparent as possible with my writing, I knew this was something that I needed … Continue reading Part 2 – Dear Black Men: I was made to love you

Yasmin Eleby: A wedding for one

Yasmin Eleby, a 40 year young Texan, who recently got married is my new shero! If you're wondering exactly why this woman that I've never met has had such a profound impact on me, I'll be happy to explain. In an act of self love and celebration of life, she threw herself the ultimate birthday … Continue reading Yasmin Eleby: A wedding for one

No justice in Ferguson

I usually don't write about race relations and it take a lot to get me riled up, but I've seen one too many posts on FaceBook about why we aren't as upset or outraged by black on black crime compared to when crime involves a black person and someone of another race. I understand that … Continue reading No justice in Ferguson

Finding love and blueberry bagels

Lately, I have been sensing God in everything that I do. From what I dream about, to the way I brush my teeth, and even from untangling my jewelry when my necklaces become intertwined with my earrings, but that is a message for another time. This evening, my message is about how you usually find … Continue reading Finding love and blueberry bagels