Beautiful people. Calm down. 2016 is not the devil. It’s not the boogie man. It’s not the grim reaper’s numeric incarnate. Take a breath. 2016 was certainly filled with heartbreak and emotional trauma. Privately and publicly, […]
Twas the night of December 23rd on the South Side of Chitown. I had just finished my last minute grocery store run in support of my father cooking the Christmas meal. With the groceries loaded […]
Thanksgiving is intended be a day of giving thanks. Today, I’m grateful as I always am for the love of family and friends. I’m thankful for mercies of health and vitality that God still grants […]
Today, the nation is learning of the passing of trailblazing author, journalist and newscaster Gwen Ifill. She is most well known for her work with PBS’ “Newshour” in addition to her contributions as a moderator during […]
In this presidential election, Harriet Tubman would be ashamed of our lack of political will.
Colin Kaepernick Depending who you are, that name may stir up one of two reactions in these divisive times. The name of the 49ers quarterback will either cause you well up with pride in his choice […]
“Tomorrow, I’ll be at the table When company comes. Nobody’ll dare Say to me, “Eat in the kitchen,” Then. Besides, They’ll see how beautiful I am And be ashamed– I, too, am America.” The above […]