The seemingly unquenchable fiery sting of defeat is probably still stinging the hearts of Georgia Bulldog fans this morning, and probably will for a really long time. After surviving double … Continue reading Georgia’s Loss is Today’s Lesson
It was brought to my attention that some of the sentiments voiced about my indifferences of race and ethnic relationships at the end of 2017 were confusing and possibly even … Continue reading Clarity: 2018
One of the great things about a New Year is the overwhelming sense of possibility. It’s a time we all get to reorder, prioritize, and redefine what and who is … Continue reading Making a New Year Count
Author’s Note: Before I begin, I feel it is my duty as a writer to let you know that these words will not be as well-organized as usual. These are … Continue reading Random Thoughts. Too Honest?
When we were younger, my older sister and I knew we couldn’t ask for too much for Christmas. My mother did her best raising two kids on one income, but … Continue reading The Fear of Asking for Christmas Gifts
When is it okay to call out someone’s racial bias? Is it ever okay? Some would answer never, unless the offending party clearly made their intentions known. But what if … Continue reading A Young, Black Coach Stepping Out of Bounds
Is it too early to start listening to Christmas music? If you walk into my classroom today the answer will be a resounding no. When people complain about it being … Continue reading Merry… Thanksgiving?: November Update
My feelings for Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant are complex. I support him, I’m confused and upset with him, and I pity him. I don’t know him personally. And what … Continue reading Stuck on the Jones Plantation
‘Tis the season for flakiness, fakery, shallowness, and avoidance. Give me grace for it please. In the busy season of my career I feel burdened by many little annoyances that … Continue reading It’s Fall. Try Not To Hate Me.
My heart is raw with disappointment. I’m not happy doing a job I was once excited to have. Am I discontent and ungrateful? Is it time for me to move … Continue reading Medicine For Discontentment
“And whoever does not take up his cross and follow me is not worthy of me.” –Mathew 10:38 Critics and skeptics sometimes try respecting Christianity with attempts to reshape or … Continue reading Are You Worthy of Jesus?
Are you about to skim reading this? Are you constantly moving around, finding it difficult or impossible to stop? Have you somehow transcended productivity– always moving on to the next … Continue reading Rest Is For The Weak