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The Tough Questions


As parents, I feel that it is our job to do a lot of protecting. We protect our kids from the sun by putting on SPF 900. 805 more words


MLK50 in Memphis, May Days, & a Maiden Moore

April 4th was a highly-anticipated day for the Memphis community this year.  While our fair city became the somber backdrop of the remembrance of the assassination of Rev. 704 more words

Civil Rights

One month...


Time is a funny thing.

Today marks a month since my mom has passed. There are moments when it feels like all of this happened just yesterday. 718 more words

Mother's Day

Nine year’s ago I was celebrating Mother’s Day with you. I bought you a card and it saddens me that that is all I can remember. 319 more words

One Day

One Day.

That’s all it took.  Just one, unimaginable day, and she was gone. I woke up to a call from my father saying I needed to come quickly, as the time had come and she would likely pass away soon.  576 more words

Dear Me

About a month after my dad passed, Shape Magazine did a 40 day goal crusher challenge. This challenge wasn’t just about losing weight. Your goal could be anything you wanted it to be. 563 more words

On the Loss of my Father

On my way home last night I stopped at the post office to check the mail. I sorted through it when I got home. I had received a card from my cousin in Pennsylvania, I thought, … 1,198 more words

Dysfunctional Family