The Cast of Characters in Life Imitating Art…or Vice Versa.

Scene: Round wooden table. Eight shadowy figures sit around a table littered with photos and filed envelopes with the words “Top Secret” stamped on them. The envelope partially covers an … Continue reading The Cast of Characters in Life Imitating Art…or Vice Versa.

Ever heard of the cliché: “Your slip is showing?” Well….we need to look down.

Just like all lessons in life should not be forgotten; there are some clichés and idioms that should never leave your thoughts as well. I’m not talking about the ones … Continue reading Ever heard of the cliché: “Your slip is showing?” Well….we need to look down.

Either the President lost a bet…or he loves the SEC!

I can hear Coach Dabo Swinney’s voice echoing over his newly minted College Football National Championship team Clemson Tigers (both players and coaches) sounds of excitement: “Alright young men, ya’ll … Continue reading Either the President lost a bet…or he loves the SEC!

All The World’s a Stage…and The United States is a sure in for Comedy of the Year

As an English major, English High School teacher, and writer of creative Literature of all genres; I can spot great works of arts when I read or see it. I … Continue reading All The World’s a Stage…and The United States is a sure in for Comedy of the Year

Sneakers for a Sneaky Snickers Bar Eater…I’m Guilty as Charged

To say that I have a sweet tooth is a under-statement. My favorite dessert is banana-pudding. And I am not talking about any old banana-pudding either. I’m talking about the … Continue reading Sneakers for a Sneaky Snickers Bar Eater…I’m Guilty as Charged

The Decimation of a Decade…What Grew From the Ashes of the 80’s

I was born four months into what I consider the most turbulent and retractive decade for Black people in America. Empty promises by public and political representatives (from both parties), … Continue reading The Decimation of a Decade…What Grew From the Ashes of the 80’s