This post reflects a compensated editorial partnership with Voices for Healthy Kids, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Sesame turned 5 in March and that means Kindergarten registration is upon us. As a way to calm my nerves, I’ve started . . .
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 . . .