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Dear T.I.

Dear T.I. 620 394 monity

Dear T.I., First, let me say that I have much respect for your work in the community. It is beautiful to see you be an example of how to protect the community. But with every yin, there is a yang.…

This election

This election 700 467 monity

We have major election happening next year. Everyone is deciding who will be the best person for the job. Although I think that a homeless bulldog would be better than what have now, I also believe that we have to…

What about US?

What about US? 150 150 monity

Hey Sis, They say black women determine the vote. They say we are imperative to the voting process. They say our vote matters. Then as soon as we cast our ballot, the speeches are over and we go back to…

When They See Us? My Thoughts

When They See Us? My Thoughts 150 150 monity

Hey Sis, I spent the weekend getting educated on being black in America. I watched the riveting movie ‘When They See Us’.  Then I watched ‘Reconstruction’, the Henry Louis Gates PBS special, about the period just after slavery. NEW YORK,…

Stressed?

Stressed? 150 150 monity

  Hey Sis, I hope you had a grand weekend. I spent time with friends and chilled in my bed watching this quirky show called ‘Huge in France’ on Netflix. It’s a show all about rich people problems. Well, not…

I am a Black Woman

I am a Black Woman 400 267 monity

I do not like the term People of Color. Because many times the term is used but black folks are not included. I had an entire interaction with the Thinkific people on Instagram because they are having an online summit…

I Finally Understand Millennial’s

I Finally Understand Millennial’s 500 333 monity

I finally get it. I just had the biggest aha moment. Millennials have always mystified me. As a deep thinker, I just couldn’t seem to grasp how they think. I never understood a millennial. I just passed them off as…

Unraveling Racism Within

Unraveling Racism Within 466 600 monity

We are still in the eye of the storm when it comes to talking about race in America. Unraveling race is a complicated intertwined mix of legacy; myths and emotions that center around the perspective of those that are courageous…

Hey Sis, Welcome

Hey Sis, Welcome 275 183 monity

Hey Sis, I just wanted to stop by and tell you why I created this space for us. As I walked through the blogosphere, I couldn’t find something that spoke my language. I am a Gen x nerdy book loving…