I wasn't going to vote. I am that person. I almost never vote. I am not kidding, I am that person. Rarely have I voted in the presidential elections, let alone the midterms... but today, that changed. The kids are off from school on Election Day... "teacher training day". I was getting my daughter ready to … Continue reading I Normally Don’t Vote.
Recently, I was summoned for jury duty. I do not know how it works in other states but if you are from NY I am sure you are sitting there wondering why the hell I did not just throw the thing out. But I did, when I was first summoned back in December. And every … Continue reading Jury Duty.
I have spent the past week trying to write this post. I have written words on words on words only to ctrl + a + backspace (because I am using a Chromebook, not a Mac or Windows). I am not entirely sure why I can not seem to get this post "right". This post goes … Continue reading Do You Have a Dream?
As a woman, a black woman no less, I have lost count a long time ago of all the times men either completely disregarded my thoughts and opinions and/or tried to explain something to me that I already knew (and honestly probably tried explaining to them some time prior). As a teenager, when I told … Continue reading Men Explain Things to Me | REVIEW
This is a post that I have had sitting in my Drafts section for some time. Parents, in general, are bad. But the worst type of parent are parents of kids who play sports. Unfamiliar with this scene? Imagine any professional sports arena. Imagine the behavior of those who attend professional sporting events. The screaming. The yelling. … Continue reading [Sports] Parents are the WORST.