GROW UP KIDS: THE FAILURE TO LAUNCH FOR AMERICA’S YOUNG ADULTS

“We are so not ready for the world.” Generation Me, Generation Y, Generation Selfie! All three describe my generation of young people who are born between the mid 1980’s to … Continue reading GROW UP KIDS: THE FAILURE TO LAUNCH FOR AMERICA’S YOUNG ADULTS

EXTERNALLY STRONG, INTERNALLY WEAK: THE EMOTIONAL UPS AND DOWNS OF BLACK WOMEN

“Where does it all come from?” America’s most educated demographic of people: Black women. That’s right, highly educated, very successful; but. And there is a but; what about the romance? Not … Continue reading EXTERNALLY STRONG, INTERNALLY WEAK: THE EMOTIONAL UPS AND DOWNS OF BLACK WOMEN

BANS! TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME: IS AMERICA REALLY READY TO BE BANNED AS WELL

“Are we willing to be banned as well?” In recent news, President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban people entering the United States from a few select … Continue reading BANS! TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME: IS AMERICA REALLY READY TO BE BANNED AS WELL

EAGER TO WAIT: DOES PROLONGING ASKING FOR SEX MEANS YOU CARE?

“Where does this belong in society today?” It’s funny how cultural references take on new meanings throughout life. Especially in the case when we’re discussing the topic of sex. I … Continue reading EAGER TO WAIT: DOES PROLONGING ASKING FOR SEX MEANS YOU CARE?

VULNERABILITY: OPENING YOURSELF TO MONOGAMY

“Why is it so hard to open up?” To be in a monogamous relationship is to open yourself to a host of emotions. And to be quite honest, most will dodge … Continue reading VULNERABILITY: OPENING YOURSELF TO MONOGAMY

A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.

“Is there a legitimate reason to fear?” As president elect Donald Trump now takes control over the White House, conversations begin to take place regarding him running the country. Saturday January … Continue reading A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.

MAKING MOVES: SPORTS TEAMS THAT HAVE MOVED AND PLACES THAT NEED A FRANCHISE

“What’s with these sports moves?” Growing up, there weren’t that many sports shake-ups regarding franchise moves. But, just in my small time as an adult, I have witnessed a few … Continue reading MAKING MOVES: SPORTS TEAMS THAT HAVE MOVED AND PLACES THAT NEED A FRANCHISE

MEN AINT ISH: UNDERSTAND HOW THIS STATEMENT REFLECTS ON YOU.

“Know what you’re saying when you say it.” “These men today ain’t worth nothing.” This is the statement made by so many women in today’s society. They walk about society … Continue reading MEN AINT ISH: UNDERSTAND HOW THIS STATEMENT REFLECTS ON YOU.

DEJA VU: WHERE DOES IT REALLY COME FROM

“Ever think to ask how we get this feeling?” “I’ve been here before.” “This place seems familiar.” “I know this place form somewhere.” We have all had a stricken case … Continue reading DEJA VU: WHERE DOES IT REALLY COME FROM

THE MEETING: BLACK PUBLIC FIGURES AND CRITICISM FOR MEETING TRUMP

“We don’t want to meet, but we have to do something.” As president elect, Donald J. Trump enters the White House, he is still being met with criticism. But now … Continue reading THE MEETING: BLACK PUBLIC FIGURES AND CRITICISM FOR MEETING TRUMP