Editor's Note: I initially wrote this essay as a sample for a potential freelance writing job in Spring 2016. I wasn't chosen for the position and I saved the essay to submit elsewhere. However, it's been almost a year and as Sesame is preparing to turn 5 in exactly 8 days and requested a Cat in the . . .
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PilotYourLife #CollectiveBias It's the start of a new year and if you're anything like me you have a list of goals that's a mile (or three) long. While I accomplished many of my . . .
A few months ago, I did a Facebook Live video on why I still watch and support films and/or television shows about slavery. During the video, I mentioned my excitement about Birth of a Nation. My excitement was two-fold, I was looking forward to seeing a major motion picture about Nat Turner’s . . .
This post contains affiliate links. I receive a small percentage when you purchase through my link. Little known fact: When I was a freshman in undergrad, my residence hall put on a production of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Isn't Enuf. One of my hallmates dared me . . .
This post contains affiliate links. I receive a small commission when you purchase through the links, which help me keep the site running. All thoughts are my own. This summer I'm partnering with several parenting bloggers to provide ideas for summer camp at home. The series will last seven weeks . . .