When “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts recently announced that she is in a lesbian relationship, I wasn’t shocked. After […]
Brothers, why white women?
Popcorn, peanut butter and Father’s Day
It’s the little things we often remember about our fathers. One daughter offers her tribute to Dad in celebration of Father’s Day.
Men in Black 3: Good but not great
As sequels go, "Men in Black 3" is a fun movie with some obvious flaws…but still a vast improvement from the second installment of this trilogy.
Laying your Isaac down
An "Isaac" is any person or thing that we need to release to God. Are you willing to offer and trust God with yours?
Slam Magazine reminded me of the forgotten influence of Allen Iverson
Slam Magazine recently did a cover story on Allen Iverson which it has published in its Aug 2011 edition, in stores now. It should remind sports fans of how important Allen Iverson was to today’s basketball culture.
EpiCentre officials are hurt by their silence
“We just have no comment at this time.” That was the response we got when Qcitymetro called the corporate offices […]
Building a marriage is like buying a house
An open letter to a niece who will soon be jumping the broom.
Santa, I’m counting on you
I’ve been a good girl all year…except for the time I got smashed, and that time I let some bad words fly…and the time that I…
A child’s murder changed how I view my community
I live in Orange Park, Fla., the small bedroom community where 7-year-old Somer Thompson was abducted.
It’s time we forge a new reality for black America
We have the power to pass to our children and our children’s children a new reality — that we love one another.
One flu over the cuckoo’s nest
How my trip to the local pharmacy turned scary.
In Qcity stop, Smiley brings message of hope and uplift
The author and commentator also renewed his call for blacks to hold President Obama accountable, a message that brought him withering criticism in the midst of last year’s Democratic primary.
Some clunkers are worth keeping
Our parents knew something that we, in our throw-away age, have forgotten.
In Autumn, nature promises us that there will be other harvests after the coming cold.
My date with a younger man
Imagine my surprise when a 21-year-old hottie called to ask me out.