truth

Now or Never? Bearing Witness to the Complicated Relationship Between Truth and Time for Women Who Have Been Sexually Assaulted

16 years ago, I was raped. I told one “friend” (the cousin of the man who did it) right afterward and she told me it was my fault. It took me another seven years to tell my mom. I never told the police or anyone else for many, many years besides my husband. Does the… Continue reading Now or Never? Bearing Witness to the Complicated Relationship Between Truth and Time for Women Who Have Been Sexually Assaulted

truth

Setting the Narrative Free: Bill Cosby Is NOT Cliff Huxtable

In my younger years, I was always the one down for a protest. I remember causing an uproar in my high school African American History class because I told my teacher I didn’t think she could teach me anything about the subject because she was white. I was wrong. She was one of the best… Continue reading Setting the Narrative Free: Bill Cosby Is NOT Cliff Huxtable

journey · motherhood · truth

Settling into Motherhood: Training Up A Child In The Way He Should Go

  Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it. – Proverbs 22:6 NKJV *removes halo* I promise you, for the entire 38.2 weeks I was pregnant with K, anytime someone would mention this scripture in an effort to give me parenting advice,… Continue reading Settling into Motherhood: Training Up A Child In The Way He Should Go