TBT–Road Trip to Canada and Back

  Last year E and I were invited to a wedding in Ontario, well E was in the wedding party so it was a must-do. Since plane tickets were looking kinda pricey, we decided to rent a car and go on a 3 week road trip through the country. Starting in New Orleans, we first…

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Book 7: Zami: A New Spelling of My Name–Audre Lorde

Admission: I added Audre Lorde to my list of Black women authors to read because I thought I should stop silently nodding my head in agreement whenever someone referenced her during conversation so I could avoid having to admit that I’d actually never read any of her work, and finally be able to critically engage…

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Green Tea

Listen Shout out to Mr. LeSure, who I’m sure will never see this post. I’m drinking green tea this morning trying to get over this lingering cold, and I was reminded of his song. Freshman year…funny and strange times…Flip ya wrist!

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Black Artists: Aaron Douglas

Shout out to Ms. B for this, because I learned about Aaron Douglas in Intro to the Black Experience. I really love his artwork. This piece is called: Building More Stately Pavilions, not to be confused with Building More Stately Mansions, 1944, which is a smaller variant of this piece. (I just found this out…

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