Finding Justice In Douglasville, Georgia

Like many recently, I was on cloud nine when I heard about the heavy sentence a white supremacist couple got in Georgia. Kayla Norton and Jose “Joe” Torres (though I don't know any white supremacists named Jose. Talk about self-hate) got a combined 19 years for pulling a gun out on a bunch of little ...

Is It Ever Too Late To Heal The Relationship With Your Mom?

A story my girlfriend shared with me the other day about a phone conversation with her mom... “Tell me what you want from the house when I go.” “Go where?” Bree said to her mom. “You know, when I die.” “Die!? What’s wrong?? Are you sick???” Bree panicked. “No. I just want to be prepared.” This was so weird. “I can’t, ma, ...

A LIBRARY THAT BURNS…REMEMBERING MAYA ANGELOU

I just heard that my favorite library has burned. When I got the news I wanted to cry, "Why this library and not another? This library, though old and frail, had so much more to give. Just recently it was set to be given yet another award for its incredible contribution to the world. I ...