"Diversity: the art of thinking independently together"-Malcolm Forbes "Our diversity is our strength. What a dull and pointless life it would be if everyone was the same.Angelina Jolie Imagine, if you will, the thought of every hated, marginalized person leaving the United States of America. Every Black, Latino/Hispanic, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese person. Every person from … Continue reading What If?
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!!!
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?
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 …