For many Black women, life is about getting up every day, taking care of children and partners and family members, going to work and taking care of employees or coworkers, going home and making dinner and taking care of family again, then going to bed to wake up […]
Different Levels, Different Devils, Inspired by @MarleyK20, @BurningBunnies, Stephanie Massey and Nora Roberts AKA J.D. Robb
So Marley said this to me several weeks ago. I had told her that I couldn’t wait for the day that I got thousands of people responding to my work, “different levels, different devils,” she replied. When you get to the place where people are actively responding to […]
One Day I Am Going To Be The Mother Of Daughters and Sons, Who Will Believe They Can Do Anything. They Can Be Anyone.
“God smiled on Kamala Harris the day she was born,” was my first thought as I watched her take the oath of office, my second thought was “why didn’t God smile on me”. There are people in this world who are just born to suffer – whatever the […]
When I was growing up in Calgary, I spent an abnormal time alone as a child. Stuck in between trying to be who other people thought I should be, and trying to make tiny inroads to being myself, no matter what I did I was never cool enough, […]
I know that it’s hard. I know you didn’t expect to be raising kids in a world where people see your children as targets. I know you didn’t plan on raising kids in the middle of a pandemic. I know you didn’t know that you were going to […]