Times Are Dark, Stay Awake – Reading List

I’ve had a few people ask me about what books to read in order to gain more understanding about the hidden topics behind the black race. I’ve found the perfect list on Left-Bank.com, and have added a few more from those suggested to me. I feel it’s important to know your culture’s history, and know…

Heavy is the Heart of A Tired Soul

“To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in rage almost all of the time.” – James Baldwin   Dearest Diary, I am tired. I am tired of bloodshed. I am tired of genocide. I am tired of gun violence. I am tired of hate crimes. I am…

Finding the Freedom in Love

Woman stabbed to death on Red Line in domestic attack.  How many times have we heard of stories like that of Jessica Hampton’s? How many people do we know are involved in domestically violent relationships? How many abusive relationships have you, yourself been involved in? The number is countless, no matter which question is answered….

What Will It Take?

The world grieves once again as we mourn the fifty lives lost in the latest terror attack in Orlando, Florida – This to be the deadliest mass shooting in America to date. On Sunday, June 12th, Omar Mateen opened fire in Pulse Nightclub, killing 50 people and leaving 53 wounded. He was later neutralized by authorities…