The city of New Orleans is perhaps one of my favorite places to visit. Aside from the fact that it is home of the Saints, my team (Atlanta Falcons) rivals; … Continue reading No eyebrows raised today…It was to be expected.
Spike Lee’s 1992 biographical epic movie, “Malcolm X” is one of my favorite cinematic works of all time. Lee, as well as the phenomenal thespians associated with the film, were … Continue reading “We done Slipped…”
When I tell you that I despise having a cold; I mean I really despise it. I dislike being sick so much that I would rather watch one thousand episodes … Continue reading Positively Speaking…
The other day I saw an interesting video between Nikki Giovanni and James Baldwin from some decades back. The conversation hinged on the idea of the black man hiding … Continue reading My Dearest Nikki…
I’m sure that we have all heard the idiom “the grass is always greener on the other side,” “or walk a mile in my shoe.” In all earnest these idioms … Continue reading The Prince and the Pauper….but don’t forget About Purpose.
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
I was talking to a dear friend whose family and my family have known each for decades. The conversation was coming to a close when I asked her for her … Continue reading The True Order of Man
It has become apparat that in today’s ever polarizing political, entertainment, and news media outlet climate, what you do and say can certainly cost you. From the likes of President … Continue reading Black face remarks still leaves Megyn Kelley in the Black…NBC and it’s 69 million dollar breakup.
I was talking to one my colleagues at the end of the day about current issues effecting the world (despite the contrary; teachers are very enlightened on current affairs) and … Continue reading Ladies Double Dipping. Cute Maybe…but not Fair.
As a young man growing up in rural Southwest Georgia, yes I am a proud Albanian, there were certain things that I marked on my calendar as things that I … Continue reading TO BEARD OR NOT TO BEARD. IS THAT THE QUESTION?
Love, as it now comes to me is void of area code/ To be honest it’s like an airplane on auto pilot mode/ It skips over time zones, land and … Continue reading Love, The Great Navigator
In a room filled with despair, hurt and the ever present doubt/ Tucked away deep inside but as overwhelming as a summers drought/ It sits dry for days at a … Continue reading In the beginning there was Love