Culture

“The Talk” and Their Rights: Inspiration for Continuing the Conversation {+book recommendation}

I am not sure that “The Talk” is a discussion that occurs in a one-time sitting. I’ve been having this conversation as a series of talks over time as my sons mature, become more curious, have their own experience, and witness news in the media. When I was growing up, …

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Culture

Being Black Thrice

Being a Black woman is like being Black twice. But, being a Black mama, is like being Black thrice. The pressure to be a not-so-angry firefly, A pretty butterfly and one helluva a fierce dragonfly is so heavy. So deadly. Miss Me. No, miss him. Not her baby boy. Not …

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