I had no friends named Martin or Luther or King. Unaware of the country’s color sickness, my sisters and I played, ate, and lived without much disturbance. Then, on April 4, 1968, the television was filled with news about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s death and how Washington, D.C., ragingly responded. I was smacked out… Continue reading Act Justly
My son, Jordan, gave me the ok to share his story today, 12 years later, and a timely reminder, as we honor the impact of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the millions who sacrificed. We Remember. Introduction: It was summer 2010 when my son and I trekked from a Maryland… Continue reading I Know My Name and “N” Word Ain’t It!
By Tammy A. Phillips “Even to your old age I will be the same, And even to your graying years I will bear you! I have done it, and I will carry you; And I will bear you and I will deliver you.” Isaiah 46:4 (NASB) Two years ago, Granddaddy, at 103 years old, went… Continue reading Learn From A Wise Man
by Harriett V. Bennett Okay, I’m sure somebody is looking at this collage and asking what in the world do these three have in common. Hang in there with me. This topic had me definitely thinking outside-of-the-box, but, hey, it’s what I do, and have a little fun with it too. I always enjoy it… Continue reading A Good Name