A Brief Review of Fifty Shades of Grey

A Brief Review of Fifty Shades of Grey

I know I’m a dollar short and a day late with this one but in my own defense, chick flicks, especially overly lewd ones, aren’t really my speed so I don’t usually watch them. Fifty Shades of oldrey (I’m referring to the movie in this post) was no different and it wasn’t until I read … Continue reading

Sociology 201: A Brief Synopsis of Racism

Sociology 201: A Brief Synopsis of Racism

Ok students, please open your minds and open your text books to the sociology section. Today we will dissect a concept that has done nothing but harm over the years and continues to serve as a barrier delaying unity and upward mobility for the human species as a whole. Haven’t guessed it yet? Today’s topic is RACISM. If … Continue reading

American Sweetheart

American Sweetheart

Isn’t it amazing how the tiniest thing can brighten your day? At this point, its no secret that I’m a Soldier; a proud one at that. Although I love my job (usually) it has begun to take its toll over the years. To date, I still don’t think I’d trade my profession for any other, … Continue reading

“It’s Not Me. It’s You…”

“It’s Not Me. It’s You…”

Humanity is at an all time low when it comes to love. First there’s the damnable institution of online dating, then comes hook-up sites like Plenty of Fish and Tinder thrown in along with a site with the single purpose of helping married people cheat on each other (Ashley Madison). Gone is the seeming need to leave your … Continue reading

Work Hard. Pray Harder

Work Hard. Pray Harder

Just when I was really starting to come to my whits end and for a fleeting moment, thought my city may not get back to the glorious Detroit I grew up in, this ray of sunshine comes along! Oh joy! While waiting for a dinner table with my roomie, he asked me about buying clothes; … Continue reading

A Modern View on Womanhood

A Modern View on Womanhood

Happy Women’s History Month to all of the ladies out there! Men don’t realize it but being a woman is tough! A blessing, but a burden all at the same time. We are blessed with more power, drive, finesse, grace, whits and elegance than most of us know what to do with but at the same … Continue reading