My First Pride Fest

One of the the main topics I write about here at LADYHOOD journey is equality. It has bothered me year-after-year that I have not been able to attend the annual Pride Fest, the Equality March or Pride in the Street, in my own city. This year, of course I am busy with my daughter and … Continue reading My First Pride Fest

The Land of the Captive…the Home of the Afraid

You seek to destroy. Continuously breaking down bridges. Building barriers, high fences, and walls. Corruption masked by popular culture. The media lies covering truth. Devouring a youthful smile. Parents fearing for their children's safety. Police murdering the unarmed. Eliminating comfort and security. Prejudice for the minority... ...the poor and middle classes ...older adults ...people of … Continue reading The Land of the Captive…the Home of the Afraid

Quotes for Life 

"Where after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home - so close and so small they cannot be seen on any map of the world. Test they are the world of the individual person; the neighborhood he lives in, the school or college he attends; the factory, farm, or office … Continue reading Quotes for Life 

My Gratitude Journal: Day 5

Five African American leaders that I am thankful/grateful for because without their service, dedication, and motivation to continue to fight for equality, we would not be where we are today!