“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” – Zora Neale Hurston
October 14th is my born day as Nas would say. Getting older and living to see another day are blessings that I cannot take for granted.
“Real queens fix each other’s crowns” ~ Unknown
Saturday, October 5th, 2002, was my last pain-free day.
“Oh snap, sis, you’re huge!”, I said to myself looking at my big body in the mirror.
When has caring become obsolete, outdated and wrong?
White women, this is for you…
There are plenty of things better left behind in childhood but there are some things we should hold on to. The capacity to get genuinely amazed at the smallest things is one of them.
“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.