A Life Well Lived

“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” ~ Voltaire Over the weekend, I...

I WON’T Apologize for Being BLACK Sorry, Not Sorry

“Racism is man’s gravest threat to man-the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.” -Abraham Joshua Heschel Like the title stated, I won’t apologize for...

Where Do We Go From Here?

I’ve been thinking about a lot of things since the arrival of Harvey. Through my reflection, I often asked myself, where do we go...

Thank God For Ruby Bridges

I wasn’t around during the time of segregation, and I can’t even begin to imagine what things were like during that time period. I...

The Past Is Our Present

Our society at times is so messed up, and sometimes I wonder if we will ever get it right. The current Presidency and White...

Is America Great?

With everything that is going on surrounding our President, none of it surprises me. I hope you’re not surprised either. Many people, especially our...

Mean What You Say

When was the last time someone told you they were going to do something and they didn’t? When was the last time that you...

Everybody Gets Love

According to Shea Moisture, “Everybody gets love.” However, that wasn’t truly the case in their recent commercial that received a lot of backlash from...

Teacher Appreciation

“Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.” - Sidney Hook National Teacher Appreciation...