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Rap in the 1960s? Here Comes The Judge - Pigmeat Markham (1968)

I was chillin with my relative one night and she started bopping her head to a song that came to her mind… I gave her a stare and asked her what in the world was she doing.  36 more words


” The latest novel from the New York Times bestselling Queen of Erotica about a testy love affair between a woman who’s had enough and a man who’s had it all. 211 more words



I’ve been watching a lot of genealogical research programs on TV lately because I’m interested in finding out where I come from.  So far, my sister got DNA’d and found we have other “blood” mixed in with what we thought was “pure” Greek blood.  172 more words

Pine Hill Church

What still remains of Pine Hill Christian Church can be found on a quiet dirt road in Brooks County, Georgia. Though records are unclear, it seems this church was founded in the last half of the nineteenth century by former slaves only a few miles from… 86 more words


Today was a nice day spending it with baby girl.  It was mostly her and I as the hubbs went to spend time with his brother in law, which is SUPER necessary when you understand that he is our baby’s primary caregiver during the day while I am at work through the week.  436 more words

Thirty Something

Kindred - Octavia E Butler - Review

I read this in June, 2016 apart of this reading group.

Score: 4/5

Summary: Dana’s house where she lives is in the 1970s California somehow transport her to the antebellum South, a plantation in Maryland. 156 more words

Unashamedly Black & Unapologetically Christian

Now, for today’s topic, I am not just Black & Proud, nor just a devout Christian, I am Unashamedly Black and Unapologetically Christian (UB&UC)! I don’t profess that to demean anyone else and how they identify, but it’s a self-proclamation I adopted that was popularized (to my knowledge) by Rev. 1,479 more words