Many of us have a perfect idea of what love is. Unfortunately, our perception of what love can be skewed. Today’s generation believes love hurts. In fact, some people equate abuse with love. Whether it be physical, mental, or emotional abuse, love itself is not painful.
To be young, teaching, and black sometimes feels like the most difficult thing in the world. But I am reminded that it is also the most rewarding thing in the world.
An episode of RHOA signaled a bigger problem which is the correlation between homophobia, transphobia and straight black women.
“This is last day I am going to be fat,” I say to myself as I try on yet another pair of slacks.
Life after college has been a journey and one hell of a learning process. A very humbling one at that.
If you know that the school and its teachers cannot and will not provide the type of discipline you require for your child at home, then there is a way around this problem.