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Back at home and blogging from my computer feels so much better! I appreciate the feeling of sitting at a desk and having a big screen to project onto, for me, it is this little thing that helps keep me motivated. 524 more words

Thirty Something

3-Term Vegas Councilman Quits, Said He'll Take Fraud Plea

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A three-term Las Vegas City Council member says he’s resigning and will plead guilty to a federal fraud charge.

Councilman Ricki Barlow told reporters Monday in the council chambers the felony charge stems from personal use of campaign funds in 2015. 97 more words


#21 of 52: Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington

Hello, WordPressers!!!! Yes, I know. It’s been almost six months since my last post. I’m terribly sorry. I cannot properly convey how much I have missed this community! 1,084 more words

Book Reviews

Girl Scout Demands More Diverse Books

In INCREDIBLY EXCITING NEWS TODAY!! *insert newscast music* A girl scout from Tennessee has created an incredible online database where you can search for more diverse books! 50 more words


Suffering in Silence

It’s almost universal in the African American Community, where you’re told to keep your business to yourself. And as of late, I’ve realized that following that rule, has done me and probably a great number of other people an absolute disservice. 504 more words


#blogbookaday: Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut

Summary:  “The barbershop is where the magic happens. Boys go in as lumps of clay and, with princely robes draped around their shoulders, a dab of cool shaving cream on their foreheads, and a slow, steady cut, they become royalty. 504 more words


Bedroom eyes...

Does bae recognize that come hither look? Do you have a come hither look?

Black Ink Gel Liner by Bobbi Brown