Kuumba (creativity): to do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it. Theoretical physicist Albert Einstein allegedly said, […]
So, Dug buried his doggy bone in the ball pit. He then decides to eat it. All of a sudden, he starts choking. I get a bit worried and call to him. He slows down […]
Our hearts and minds are open to hearing those we love.
When we have a loved one's ear, remember to temper words with peace.
You’re a bestselling author. Not just a bestseller in modest terms, your third novel has sold two million copies. It’s now a Hollywood blockbuster to the tune of $369+ M. 5-years passed since your […]
Someone once asked me if I graduated from college. And if I didn’t; how, as a single mother, did I raise college-educated daughters. Not only did my daughters graduate from one of the top universities […]
This an excellent Op-Ed on the state of literacy in the U.S. and how to make it better. If you don’t have an NYT time subscription here are the highlights. The article indicates how the […]
"It is good to be 'woke'. It is even better to be 'woke" to your own f*cked up sh*t too..." ~Manatole
1. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good 2. When in doubt, just take the next small step. 3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone. 4. Don’t take yourself so seriously. No […]
Special Guest blogger Malangay answers The Edge Annual Question—2005 “WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE IS TRUE EVEN THOUGH YOU CANNOT PROVE IT?” I believe all biological life forms will be prey to the fundamental sacrosanct laws of physics, chemical […]
An impassioned voice is enough to awaken hearts and encourage others. Together, they will serve to amplify a message and rally the masses. In a democracy, where both hardened and enlightened hearts exist; can silence […]
In 2016, there were 156 million non-Hispanic and 70 million racial/ethnic minority eligible voters. Of those 70 million racial/ethnic eligible voters; 27,338, 283 were black eligible voters (roughly 12,019,000 black men and 15,319,283* black […]