Perspective: A Hateful Word

Actually, I don’t really hate the word “perspective.” I just have a problem with hearing it every day. I have a problem with the word being applied to every situation… Ok, I hate the word. There have been other words thrown at me over the years. However, when another human …

ReBlog: Let’s Talk About Why White Women Never Get Brutalized…

White Women are treated with such respect by law enforcement that it highlights the brutality Black Women face under the same circumstances.

ReBlog: The Natural Hair Community Has Become Too Inclusive At the Expense of Kinky Hair Representation

The Natural Hair Community Has Become Too Inclusive At the Expense of Kinky Hair Representation The Natural Hair Community Has Become Too Inclusive At the Expense of Kinky Hair Representation — Read on reclaimingmytime.blog/2018/03/29/the-natural-hair-community-has-become-too-inclusive/

T’s Heart Journey: The Angiogram

I heard the best news this afternoon! Today was my angiogram to see if I had blocked arteries in my heart. My stress test and blood work came back with a 50-50 chance that I could have an issue. So, my cardiologist felt the best thing to do was the have the angiogram. It took only 10 minutes before I heard his words: You have no blocked arteries in your heart!

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T’s Heart Journey: Atrial Fibrillation

It has to be bronchitis…I had it in the fall, so this would be the second this school year…Respiratory infections are part of working with kids, part of being an elementary teacher…That’s why I’m out of breath every time I walk…Bronchitis…Heart Disease…Atrial Fibrillation… It wasn’t bronchitis. I had fluid in …

ReBlog: Heart Disease in Black Women

Heart Disease In Black Women: The Big Issue You Might Not Know About