Mommyland · On My Heart - Current Affairs

A letter to my son…

Dear Maxwell: My heart hurts. It aches with the agony of knowing that no matter how much I try, your life could end needlessly just based on the color of your skin.  The complexion of your skin in this day and time labels you as a threat.  It places an unwarranted target on your back… Continue reading A letter to my son…

On My Heart - Current Affairs

How Daniel Holtzclaw Gave Me My Voice Back!

Admittedly, I’ve been silent the last few weeks.  I’ve been overwhelmed into silence with the constant onslaught of the inequities perpetrated against black people in this country.  Then you add the extra layer of Hispanics, Muslims and so on.  The images running through my mind of black children, black men and black women being mistreated… Continue reading How Daniel Holtzclaw Gave Me My Voice Back!