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The Practical Side Of Death

No one told me that aside from the tears and low moments, that I would have to deal with the drudgery of handling my mom’s personal affairs. 287 more words


Haitian Griot and Djondjon Rice with Fried Plantains and Pikliz

Haitian Griot and Djondjon rice with Fried Plaintains and Pikliz

I root for the underdog.

It’s not because I’m one of those old guys who gets all misty-eyed every time Rudy throws the ball extra far and some lame-ass VHS soundtrack swells in the background; if I really wanna get sad I’ll just tromp on down to the frozen food section at my local whatever-mart. 1,243 more words



I was blessed by the voices of these 3 young boys in Brooklyn, NY and one happens to be my little cousin. I am so proud to see young black men doing positive things in the community. 32 more words

Eight Times Eight Equals Eighty-eight

As I sat on my desk doing my literature homework for the summer program that I am involved in (PUPP: Princeton University Preparatory Program) I start to think about my education and how I got to actually love learning. 590 more words

Seche a la Creole Haitienne

Okay, I’m too old to travel.  Because I wanted to cook and post with reasonable pictures, I went out, taking the head of Jade’s tripod with me, and bought another thing that fits on the head of the tripod.   434 more words

Food And Wine

"Monochromatic pairings"

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” – Oprah Winfrey

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