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HBCU Connected

This past weekend I attended the Honda Battle of the Bands. I hadn’t been in almost 10 years and can’t even remember the last time I heard about others attending. The tickets weren’t too expensive, it was in the new stadium and I hadn’t had a chance to see it, so I figured that was […]

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Forbidden Fruit

In observing a group of 6 year olds I became increasingly aware that for the most part they are unashamed. When they have gas they let it out unembarrassed. When they have to poop they say it without inhibition. They say exactly what they are thinking. At one point we were all unaware and unashamed […]

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Keep on Pushin’

Ever wonder what keeps people going? Some people have experienced supreme amounts of trauma throughout their lives. From abandonment to abuse, from homelessness or poverty to extreme hatred. When you meet someone or hear about someone who, from a young age suffered trauma from the choices others made, thoughts of “How they got through” come […]

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Don’t Take It Personal

I once had a boss that always said “Don’t take it personal.” We would try our damnedest to not take what she said personal. Her rants and tyrant demeanor put a lot of people on edge, or made a lot of people defensive. When people tried to discuss issues with her, her response would be-Don’t […]

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Cheque Please!

Everyone is woke & conscious. Millennials have changed the world! From politics to sexual orientation and everything else that didn’t exist in the 90’s. For us that were raised with traditional values, belief, roles & expectations–it’s been a little difficult to adjust. I was on a date this weekend and the when it came time […]