Just to ensure I am not missing anything, I needed to share the emails. A puppet is one that is fake. They are moved by a real person. They have no room to be "real" because they have strings on them to make every move for them. I experienced a few of these type of … Continue reading Stop it with the emails already …
My mom called me this morning to share that she read my blog from yesterday. She reminded me of how proud she is regarding how I carry myself; particularly how I am carrying myself through this past issue. You see, I moved here for a job and because people are too afraid to be honest … Continue reading Touching the conscience of OUR country
A topic we refrain from talking about in the school house: Being Educated and Black; The Unfortunate Circumstances of Micro aggressions... Micro-aggression is defined as....(look it up...) 🤷🏽♀️ I often have family and other people share how lucky I am to have so much education. If only they knew what I dealt with they might … Continue reading Be The Skunk at the Picnic
I smile looking at pictures of my life. The great thing about packing and moving is finding those "lost" memorabilia. I "found"the keychain from that Kings Dominion trip. I have the cute magnet that was mailed to me, a picture of that couple whose wedding I attended a few years ago. I found Christmas cards, … Continue reading Reflect on those great moments
“You know the camera is not meant just to show misery”- Gordon Parks I recall a man asking me in 2012, “Why do Black men make excuses about finding jobs?” I was sitting at a pretty diverse restaurant eating before my law school class started. This question came after the waitress asked about my day. … Continue reading The Black Male Archives: A Time Capsule of Positive Male Images
For four weeks and two days, I took a journey. I journeyed to familiarity. I hugged familiar people. I smiled at familiar faces. I held hands with familiar people. I smiled and laughed and as my mom said, "Ki, you exhaled and had a chance to see things differently." She continued by saying "God gave … Continue reading Love Is All That Matters…
I’m a devoted listener of podcasts. Anyone who knows me knows that I listen to them daily. I don’t discriminate either. I love “Modern Love.” I’m always on a high when I listen to Oprah’s "Masterclass."I crack up laughing when I’m listening to "Car Talk." I shake my head at times when I listen to … Continue reading Da Art of Storytellin….My New Favorite Podcast…I say Jerome in da House….