The holidays really kicked my ass. I had to take some time to relax and relieve myself of all the stress and craziness that goes hand and hand with too much time with the family over the holiday season. I hope to get back into the swing of things here soon. A lot of things … Continue reading I’m Back!!!
*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
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 …