A Village of Few

I often hear a common theme from older black folks about how people used to believe in “it takes a village.” How black folks looked out for one another. How the communities rallied around everyone’s child. I’m sorry but I don’t remember any of this. I…

I Cried About Cavities

When I found out my kids had cavities I wanted to cry – I’m not sure if it was the $600+ bill I was looking at that I would ultimately pay out-of-pocket (insurance is a scam) to get their teeth back right – or the…

Fall is here!

The seasons are finally changing. It feels so much like that “you bet not go outside without a damn jacket on weather.” Being born in the winter I guess I was destined to hate summer. All summer all you hear from me is “it’s too…