Raising a child is a full time job, and I have three. There are no breaks when they’re young, even… Read more 2021 – Chapter Eight: Teaching Sportsmanship, Campfires, and Smashing the Patriarchy to My Six-Year-Old
I knew she was coming over to me before she started walking. I heard her need for validation that she… Read more Very Fine People On Both Sides: My Children are Now Confronting the Reality of the White Moderate
I’m not going to lie, I knew when I started down this path of trying to create a new piece… Read more 2021 – Chapter Six: Coming Out of the Doldrums of Seasonal Affective Disorder and Depression.
I knew I’d fall off the wagon, I just hoped it would take longer. I’ve already missed a week of… Read more 2021 – Chapter Five: “The Nod”, Being Black Enough, and Black History Month
It’s a strange job, being a teacher. It turns out, teaching is perhaps the easiest and least taxing part of… Read more 2021, Chapter Four: Jack of all Trades, Trying to Master One – Teaching