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Feb 2016

Here’s a riddle, actually two: When can something be SO right and SO wrong at the same time???? When can one statement, spoken by the same person, ignite the ire and indignation of Blacks and Whites–equally??? It took some doing but Meryl Streep has somehow managed to do just that!! Smh! Recently I saw the…

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Apr 2015

It hurts to realize you’ve been lied to, taken advantage of…betrayed. It hurts all the more when it’s at the hands of one of your own. In this instance I mean another African American Woman–one who claimed to be a champion of “Re-emerging Women Writers Over 40.” I have thought and prayed long and hard…

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Mar 2015

ON FINDING JESUS…I can understand why some of my friends look upon this television series with a jaundiced eye. For the longest time the portrayal of Jesus as this blonde guy w/ blue eyes truthfully made me dismiss the whole thing–you know, the ‘throw the baby out with the bathwater syndrome’. The ONLY thing that…

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Jul 2014

Last Saturday I was out with friends at B. Cafe. I had 2 friends of Euro descent (white), along with 2 friends of African descent (black). My white friends were through the roof because they had just seen the DAVE CHAPPELLE/ERYKA BADU concert at Radio City, and proclaimed it the “best show they’d ever seen!”…

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