Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. — Charles R. Swindoll Yes, I said this in my Hov voice. Anyhow I am Black Mermaid! That's not my given name of course. I guess I should also state that I am not really a mermaid *insert gasp*, but I … Continue reading Allow Me to Introduce myself …
*Warning: There may be spoilers ahead* Welcome To My Nerd Journals So I am a nerd! I always have been and I really don't care what anyone thinks of it. Besides, when you're a kid no one ever tells you the nerds grow up to be the cool adults and in some cases they are … Continue reading The Black Mermaid Nerd Journals: #1 Babe
Where there is unity, there is always victory. - Pubilius Syrus It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog. - Mark Twain You don't fight racism with racism, the best way to fight racism is with solidarity. - Bobby Seale Get up, stand up, … Continue reading Calling All Mystics & Healers … Huddle UP!!
I don't forgive this woman - Jeremiah Harvey Unless you live in the deep dark depths of some cave far away from civilization, you most certainly have heard of "Cornerstore Caroline" who is just one of a long list of white people who have called the police on innocent people of color for the most … Continue reading Have We Been Duped Into Giving Forgiveness?
I don't necessarily believe in organized religion. - Will Smith I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature. - Neil Young There are two things I really hate to get roped into discussions about because the conversation always goes left and people … Continue reading Why Are Religious People So Damn Pushy?!… A Mini Rant
Rape is the most humiliating thing that can be done to you; it's the most vulnerable that you can be. But once I realized that, I became a stronger person and faced all my fears. - Fiona Apple Trigger Warnings* Abuse, Sexual Assault, Suicide IF you've been watching TV or on social media then you've … Continue reading #WhyIDidntReport