In The Souls of Black Folk, Du Bois describes “double consciousness” as follows: “It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity. One ever feels hisContinue reading “Black American Independence”
Long time, no see. It’s been more than 6 months since I drafted a post for this blog. Yikes! I’ve been living the quarantine life and thank goodness my family has managed to stay healthy. A few months ago, I had a phone conversation with one lovely woman in my life who I love dearly.Continue reading “Quarantine Family Life”
I’m reading a widely popular book about prayers right now and the author suggests something that is easier said than done: shut up and pray. I have a problem running my mouth. After all, I am an attorney. I find it difficult to be silent when the words being thrown at me hardly unpacks theContinue reading “Shut Up and Pray”
A few weeks ago I posted a reminder to family/friends that it was not too late to do the thing you said you would do many months ago. And so if you were looking for a message or a sign that you still have time. Use this blog post. My sista. My brother. You stillContinue reading “Unwritten”
Do not worry
I was born for this…
We made it out on a Sunday!