My son is 7 years old And without fail he asks me a gazillion questions Every Single Day Not the simple inquisitiveness of a normal 7 year old child But question after question about Jesus “Mommy, did kids have to go to school when Jesus was alive?” “Did Jesus go to school when he […]Read more "Questions From My Son… [[poetry]]"
If you Google “The Real Miami”, housewives show up. Images of South Beach, the Miami Heat, and everything the opposite of REAL overtake the webpage. For visitors, its amazing to see— beaches, babes, shopping, etc. People get so caught up in television, they don’t understand that Miami is NOT what you see on TV. […]Read more "Miami: IGNORANCE IS DEATH"
It is really too early for soapbox moments but this just has to be said… I want to start by providing a brief summary of recent tragic events in my hometown of Miami, FL. There has been a surmounting increase in murder recently. The most recent tragedy occurred last week when two armed gunman (one […]Read more "Its Bad Enough You’re Black…"
Just so we are clear: Just like I did not know Trayvon Martin personally, I do not know or care to know his murderer personally either. However, I have been black for 27 years and I do KNOW, without a shadow of a doubt, that racism is real. I do know racial profiling exists. I […]Read more "What I KNOW To Be True…"
I always advise against coveting the relationship of others. Always. The couple you think is “perfect” may very well be two very good actors who hate each other’s guts and are awaiting the perfect moment to flee their union. Unless you spend every waking moment with people, you can never be too sure what happens […]Read more "Marriage Memo Mondays: Marriage Like The Obamas"
Our President, Barack Obama, has been selected by Time magazine as its Person of the Year! Who can be surprised by this selection?! President Obama is a REMARKABLE leader and a truly amazing man. For once in my life, I can honestly say I am PROUD to be an American. I am PROUD of who […]Read more "Congratulations, Mr. President"
I am so ecstatic… I would say I cannot express it correctly in words but I happen to be pretty good at that so I’ll just say I am sooooooooooooo ecstatic! I feel so optimistic about my personal future and the future of our great country! President Obama was the best candidate for the job […]Read more "Allow Me To Re-Introduce Myself…"