I definitely didn’t know that Halloween was this week until I saw a lot of people dressed up at parties over the weekend. Halloween always struck me as a weird “holiday” because people use it as an excuse to do/say foolish things that they normally wouldn’t even bother to do. Add to that the level… Read More Happy Halloween: I Watched Chucky as a Grown A** Man & I Have Questions?!?!
Confession: I like watching old interviews of some of my heroes just to glean random nuggets of inspiration or knowledge from time to time. One of my all-time favorite interviews is a promo video that Jay Z did for his “book”, Decoded, back when Hov was on his intellectual tip (see wearing glasses). See the quick… Read More Why Work So Hard Just To Stay The Same?
God works in mysterious ways and it’s never a good idea to try to figure out what God is up to because you’ll never find out. You just have to remain faithful that it’s all for a bigger reason. That divorce? For a reason. That girl who didn’t return the love when you slid her… Read More Homecoming
Finally, I hit the big one! The big 3-0! When I went to therapy earlier this week, I shared how lackluster I felt about turning another decade older and she suggested that its because I might feel that I’m not where I need to be in life. Immediately, I shared how far from the truth … Read More #30for20: Lessons Learned
Ever had a lingering feeling in the back of your mind that there is something to do yet life gets in the way of accomplishing the task? To be honest, that’s why there’s been a lack of writing on the site during this season of life. For the past two months, I’ve been diligently writing… Read More Writing a Dissertation Sucks…
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By Tekita Bankhead About two months ago, I hit a low point. I sat in my office after staring at my computer screen for hours. For the life of me, I could not concentrate on anything. I couldn’t begin to do anything productive with work or my website. I…
Later today, SOME Starbucks stores across the country will host racial bias trainings in hopes of educating Starbies staff to be better equipped to create a diverse, welcoming experience for all. This is a result of the unfathomable treatment of two Black men that were arrested a month ago in Philly. For those that are… Read More What are the statutes of limitations on boycotting companies?