My black history number one is always Wangari Maathai and all the women who have led the way here. Do you guys remember the Fourth World Conference on Women that took place in 1995? I do. After the conference, my father and the men of my childhood started to deal with women’s insolence, opinions and … More Black history month is here! Feminists, independent or autonomous black women?
This morning, I showered, dressed and put on some make up. Make up for me is a click of foundation and a little lipstick. My skin doesn’t like make up that much. And I don’t give that much of a crap to make Makeup look good. Before I left for work (today, work is a … More World News: World’s most eligible bachelor is off the market!
I suppose we all have, ok. maybe not all of us. some of us maybe? a few of us? Never mind! For those of us who have read the book, Too good to leave, Too bad to stay, the knowledge that it could be time to leave, or time to commit, probably comes after Diagnostic … More Too good to stay relationships?
Delusional, I know. I am born Kenyan. So I feel a kind of pride in the name Obama, though according to his birth certificate, he is American. Most of the jury in my head is still out on that one. I am a woman, so I feel my feathers flutter every time Mr Obama, the … More Bye Bye Michelle!!! Finally you are leaving President (Mr) Obama!
In December, I read an interesting piece which challenged gentlemen to avoid Scandinavia because their services were really not needed. Or appreciated. Today, on my way home from work on the commuter train, the presence of a gentleman made itself felt. And I immediately remembered the piece referred to above. So when I got home, … More Gentlemen alive and well in Scandinavia
At 02:00 am, 5 children are standing outside the 3 bedroom house. The youngest boy is between 4-5 years old. He is shaking. Crying. The sister, 14 years old is holding his hand. She too is shaking, but silent. The man. Husband. Father. is beating his wife inside the house. Shouting obscenities. She is a … More To loose love
From this day forward, (there is a before it happened and an after) I will say “I know! disgusting! And it was not even the hotty I wanted grabbing at me!! Hahaha… and trail off”. We all have our eye on the hottest colleague with his Mexican mustache on and a hot poncho hanging on … More Office party Shenanigans – It finally happened to me!