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LaPlace grandmother booked with child abuse, kidnapping

New Orleans, LA — A LaPlace grandmother has been arrested and booked with child abuse in connection with allegations that she, along with the child’s aunt, physically abused her 8-year-old grandchild, who authorities said was hospitalized in May after being severely burned, beaten and starved. 318 more words

Child Abuse

Stop the Stigma of Mental Health in the Black Community

You don’t have to know much about Mental Health to know that in the African American/ Black community that mental health is a stigma.  Don’t talk about it.   968 more words


Spotlight: louder Than Words by @Iris_St_Clair @SwoonRomance #YALit #YAisforEveryone

 Here’s my GMMG summer read part three …

I loved this book and gave it 5 stars!

If I could give it more, I would. :) 567 more words


Family secrets: the toy shop

There were several pages in the records where the names were unknown and one of these pages consisted completely of women. Otherwise, there were very few women in the records. 911 more words


Who Can Know the Heart

Chapter 1 — pages 1-3

SARA – 1979

Sara would always remember how the words felt as she heard them in jagged, chopped phrases:   A car accident. 830 more words


Book Review: The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley

The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches
A Flavia de Luce Novel #6
Alan Bradley
Delacorte Press, January 2014
ISBN 978-0-385-34405-0
Narrated by Jayne Entwistle… 550 more words

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Family secrets

I began looking into the 1905 Odessa pogrom about 10 years ago while puzzling through the Russian words on a torn old document of my grandfather’s, an ornately illustrated craft guild certificate from 1905. 546 more words