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It’s Not God

I don’t want to write about race. But it’s all I talk about these days with anyone, including God.  I’m beginning to bore myself. I once told a friend that God and I were on the outs at the moment.  … Continue reading

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The Bitch Is Back

My bitch came back over one simple word.  Adoption. I took my dog to a dog park where a lady, let’s call her “Redjacket” asked me when I’d adopted my dog, seeing as how we were kind of new to … Continue reading

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September 11th

I used to walk to work in the days before September 11, 2001; to clear my head and stretch my legs before sitting in a cubicle for hours.  I walked on that day, too.  First thing, as always, I checked … Continue reading

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New Friends

We love road trips over here.  It’s partly because we can see the sights at our own pace and partly because we get to spend long periods of time with one another and talk.  Besides, when we get there we have … Continue reading

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Useless

I seem to have taken a summer vacation from church.  It wasn’t intentional at all.  Or maybe it was.  Lately, something about church has made me feel so… useless. Because I am female, my possible job openings, as far as … Continue reading

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The Utility Ring

The only luxurious things I do in earnest are linens (no less than an 800 thread count , ever ) and even if I’m flat broke, I’ll still pay exorbitant prices for conditioner.  Outside of that, practicality seems to be … Continue reading

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I’m Black and I’m Proud

That statement is true.  I am Black, and proud.  And it’s not like I ever had a choice in the matter:  The password to getting into my Aunt Frankie’s boogie wonderland of a bedroom was to give the Black power … Continue reading

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