Word is Bond

All 28 student have their heads on the desks. I post a statement. If you agree, thumbs up. Disagree, thumbs down. Statement: When I give my word to someone, I try to keep my word 100% of the time no matter who I’m dealing with.  18 thumbs up. 5 middle grounders. 5 thumbs down.   … More Word is Bond

Mother’s Tongue

NOTE:  Now, if you’re not familiar with the culture understand that Mother or Mother Dear or Madea is a common term for the matriarch of the family. And my great-grandmother was that to all of us, but she was a kindred spirit to me.  Back in the day, way back when Black folks in Alabama … More Mother’s Tongue

Are your thirties too early for a mid-life crisis and too late to start again?

I went to the great mecca of ideas, Pinterest, to gather some information and resources for making this blog bigger and better and in the search box I typed: “blogs for women”. The results came back, consistently, with the finished phrase “blogs for women in their twenties.” Briefly taken aback, I cleared my throat and adjusted … More Are your thirties too early for a mid-life crisis and too late to start again?

My “Get Out” Response -MINIMAL SPOILERS

So, I watched Get Out. Here’s my list of take-aways. Black people who won’t listen to their “woke” peers. When Ron, the TSA nerdy best friend, attempts to tell Black police officers about the issue and his (correct) suspicions of the evil doings of the white characters, they laugh. Before they showed the cops face as … More My “Get Out” Response -MINIMAL SPOILERS