As the dust settles from my latest article, “Surviving Brandon Flood”, maaaaan! Were emotions high and some people are still feeling some type of way, not just towards Flood and even the victim, but also towards me, for doing what they were too afraid to do or wasn’t aware of.
In April 2019, nine years after being freed from prison himself, Brandon Flood was appointed the new Secretary of Pa Pardons Board by Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, with a promising future of doing great work of giving more convicted felons clemency.
Over the past few weeks, there have been some…
Transparency just comes naturally to me. Although I understand most people still aren’t there yet, I know life happens to every single one of us, and being authentic is how we learn, grow, and teach. Many people have it worse than me while others have very similar experiences. So what…
2021 was rough and it had nothing to do with Covid. The year started out like any other year, excited for the new, great skin, health intact, promising future. And with a blink of an eye, I suffered an ankle injury in February. What had happened was my big teenage…
I don’t understand this desire people have to be needed by somebody else. I personally do not want anyone to need me. If I ever dated a man who said he needed me, I slowly back peddled until there was a safe distance and I ran like hell, never to…
How much does it cost?
Everyone says it’s free
But when we balance the ledger
It doesn’t look free for people like me
I will give it priceless
It’s going to take everything you’ve got to give
You will sacrifice your time
Just to put one hand over your chest
And sing about somebody else being…
Russell Wilson and the consistent effortless love he displays for his wife and their family unit is still under attack, being cursed, downplayed, and disrespected by nobody other than, other black men.
Now, wait a minute! Aren’t we supposed to be happy for real ass black love? Aren’t we supposed…
What a superficial world we live in isn’t it? Women and girls are searching high and low for the best beauty secrets out there. Going through extreme back-alley procedures and catfishing contouring with hopes to achieve what's going to make us more beautiful, sexier, more attractive. How do we turn…
I’d be burnt gold
With a moon-sized fro
A bull ring in my nose
Eyes that glow day or night
They turn inferno in the sunlight
Nutrients produced by my body will save lives
I'm keeping my calm and open mind
Cool kisses for the mad hatters
I would like some feathers
Fearless enough to storm any kind of…