The First Day of School Blues was written for all of the children who are shy, a little scared and not sure what to expect when going to a new school or a new grade. This is also about the separation anxiety a parent feels sending their child to school for the first time.
Damon Davies is one of those kids and he wants to share his story with you!…Continue
Added by Lena Williamson on February 28, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
In the midst of trials, you comfort me.
In the midst of trials, you strengthen me and solidfy my faith.
In the midst of trials, you give me hope.
In the midst of trials, you give me the ability to pray more.
In the midst of trials, I develop discipline with patience.
In the midst of trials, I have a positive spiritual attitude and believe that all things are possible.
In the midst of trials, I learn to trust more.
In the midst of trials, I…Continue
Added by Gregory D.Darbonne on February 25, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Here's 16-year-old white model Ondria Hardin; she's doused in a very deep bronze in an editorial for Numéro magazine called "African Queen". Ugh. Foudre makes the excellent point/sums it up with, "why hire a black model when you could just paint a white one!"
DEAR BLACK AMERICA 2013
Use it or lose it because when we don't produce movies, plays or promote our own cultural products, talents and skills others will and…
Added by Enoch Mubarak on February 25, 2013 at 3:56pm — No Comments
By 2015, Chicago will have the first national museum for writers, the American Writers Museum, made possible by a second grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and yet Chicago is proposing a library for writers at the same time they are closing schools with libraries therefore the strategy is clear and present. Chicago is shifting its attention and resources away from (black) people that won't read and write and…Continue
Added by Enoch Mubarak on February 23, 2013 at 8:35am — No Comments
I think we've all been there......
That point in your life where you're full.... so full you just need everything to stop. You fill if you could just step out of yourself and get a chance to revive you'd be fine.... better....able to cope.
You've taken on the problems of others, the issues you can't control but you want to steer, trying to understand the "why and what if" of it all..... you need a break from it all.
You're in emotional turmoil, pain, exhaustion, and it…Continue
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Twas the night before my book came out “published”, and all through my network’s computers not a click was heard, yet even the send noise “swished.”
Like many I waited with anticipation that 19th day in which my POD publisher informed me my book was now “LIVE” to buy on the internet at amazon.com…
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