Where Are the Black Authors Hiding in the Bookstores?

It has been awhile since I took a leisurely stroll through a Barnes and Noble bookstore. I decided to go after a late breakfast with my parents. Very little had changed other than some new sections for children’s books and toys. At least that’s what I thought. Years ago, I …

Bovary’s Writing: The Cerulean Gates

Fire is fire. How could it be different from what a fire should be? She watched as the last of the fires burned blue. They said it wouldn’t  look like a normal fire. Fire is fire. How could it be different from what a fire should be? Still, she didn’t believe …

Real Talk: Age 4

These are the words I need to live by. As adults, that hit  or bite can come in many forms. T.Lanette Pollard

And again they did nothing…

First Day of Summer:

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First day of summer, yet I am dragging as if it were the first day of winter. I really need to reevaluate my time management skills. 

Every Single Black Woman Deserves to Live Her Best Life

I can already imagine the comments and statements after people read my title. In fact, let me just take a moment to make myself clear: This is the life that I currently lead. This is the life that I have led for most of my adulthood. Being a single Black woman …