My Divine Familiar

He shepherded me out of a broken career and into the light of the writing-life I was born to live, so of course, many of my best stories were about him.

31 Days of Liminality

In making my peace with present-day matters of race, gender, and power in America; in finding a way through my disappointment, frustration, and fear, I had to embrace that as a woman of African descent in modern American,  my life has very little value.

Tuesday’s Wisdom

Yesterday on Facebook, I drew my line in the sand. It was a long time coming, and I'm not sorry. Taps the mic, "is this thing on?" PSA: I am a grown woman of African descent, born and raised in America. As a direct result of our current national leadership, and the freedom it grants …