Dedicated to: The men going through a situation such as this; To women who are putting their children through this; to kids going through this. Daddy's matter, so men continue to fight. Women, take a step back and truly examine if keeping your child(ren) from their father is actually worth the damage. And kids, continue to love … Continue reading B.M.D
It's Saturday, the customers are flowing in and have been since unlocking the store doors at ten o'clock. "I don't know why these people are so ready to come spend their money on these cheap ass shoes." Pat mumbles while briskly walking through the swinging door into the stock room. They keep the left shoe … Continue reading Retail Chronicles #1: “The customer is NOT always right”
Sorry if my life isn't a microcosm of the American dream, cuz from where I'm standing the America I know is just... a dream. A fantasy of slavery And its effects on this country's people, A wedge drawn so far between the judge's bench and the steeple Eyes blinded by media (takeout) news That we … Continue reading Un-American Dream
She was a little girl that aspired to do great things. Own a corporation, drive a luxury sports coup, have plenty of money, and never, ever work for anyone. Through school her entrepreneurial drive fueled her future fantasies, but her achilles heel, procrastination, always held her back. After high school, she didn't know how to follow … Continue reading Her complete and unfinished life…
Black National Anthem? Most people do not know and have never learned of the Black National Anthem, formerly known as the Negro National Anthem. For some, this will be a history lesson long over-due. While for others, it will be and enlightening moment to be truthful with yourself. The Black National Anthem was originally a … Continue reading Is it time to do away with our National Anthem?
I loved you the first time we met everything about me my weirdness, yet unique you made me feel so special you accepted my flaws and fails bumps and scars, you loved them as if they were your very own Never judged me, always comforted me even when I was in the wrong I love … Continue reading Dear Poetry,
Dedicated to all those that have been sick and tired of being sick and tired but refuses to allow the people (or lack thereof) and circumstances around them to determine their motivation, inspiration and destination. It's hard to hear God, when doubt is so loud, it doesnt have to be a soul within … Continue reading I Refuse…
"Darnell!" Thomas yells. "What man?! Why you always calling me like it's an emergency or somethin'? Darnell asks rhetorically. "Look what I got!" Thomas is removing a DVD with the name of the movie man written on it in blue permanent marker from its clear case. The rainbow reflection bounces the sun's light on the … Continue reading The boys…(part 1)
As a long time fan of Steve Harvey's comedic talent on television and in stand-up it pains me to have to write this letter. I was listening to your morning show on Aug. 31, 2016 as I do every morning for the laughs, prank call, and Strawberry Letter. After the letter segment, you all commenced … Continue reading Dear Mr. Steve Harvey…when will it be time?