In The Name Of Kanye

I was in an argument the other day about Kanye’s church and whether or not he was qualified to pastor a church. The conversation ended in frustration and a little bit of anxiety around the notion of starting a church and who is qualified to lead one.  Another argument about church but this time with […]

The Tanisha Taylor Jones Story

Tanisha Taylor Jones is a visionary who sees education and service as a foundation for authenticity.  With years working in communities and education, she has become a maven for bringing together families of different backgrounds to form a village of shared responsibility, unity, and a mission to keep the youth safe and prosperous.  Growing up […]

The Story of Imhotep

Raising Imhotep: The Story Of Imhotep Academy Kindred spirits that met in the midst of their passion for education, Mrs. Rosenburg and Mrs. Jackson personify dedication. Their hearts are brimming with stories of digging for academic books for their students and hours spent building a school with blood, sweat and tears. These women have unapologetically […]

Can A White Girl Wear That?

“Can a white girl wear that?” She asked me after complimenting the style of my Ankara head wrap. She was one of my favorite white girls. I just liked her. Something about her was annoyingly sweet, hilarious, and so lovable. I wanted to be her friend. Like a ‘someone you go see a movie with’ friend. […]