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June is traditionally wedding month. Thousands of couples will go through the ritual of engagement, wedding, and reception to visualize to the world that they have joined together as one. But what…Continue
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Good dads change your diaper when it’s messy.
Good dads buy you a basketball or football even before you’re six months old.
Good dads pick you up from your first day of kindergarten.
Good dads take off of work to see your first-grade Thanksgiving play.
Good dads read your favorite story to you, even though you’ve heard it 77 times before.
Good dads coach your soccer team even if he doesn’t like soccer.
A while back I attended a college graduation ceremony and observed something that verified something I already knew, but hadn’t actually thought about. Seated in front of me was a young mother and next to her was her newborn baby. The infant couldn’t have been more than two weeks old as it sat in the plastic car carrier oblivious to the world. What I observed was this mother’s constant and deliberate attention to this new person. Every few seconds she would look inside the carrier to see…Continue
Young Black Love
Is different from any other.
For the young lady, the young man,
It’s a different sense.
A feeling only some really experience.
Young Black Love is natural,
It’s not planned or pre-arranged.
It happens at moment’s notice,
And at times, ends just as fast.
But still the experience to love
A Black young man for a Black young lady
Is something her…Continue