Mammy, The Mule and Equally Yoked: Black Women As Tools of the Trade


I used the term 'equally yoked' for no other reason then the fact that I can't fucking stand the damn phrase. When I hear anyone say it, and I recall … [Read more...]

Give the Gift of Words……A Book of Cursed Poem and Verse

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I've had my head stuck in the sand for a few weeks while recovering from the hurricane and an abrupt adjustment in my work career. I guess I should be … [Read more...]

I Love Men….But The Question Is……Do You?!


Now it can never be said that TRJ is a man hater. Chile, bye, in all actuality, I'll chase a man down like a hound dog sprinting behind an innocent … [Read more...]

Mammy, The Mule and Equally Yoked: Black Women as Beasts of Burden


The mule possesses the even temper, patience, endurance and sure-footedness of the donkey, and the vigor, strength and courage of the horse. Operators … [Read more...]

TRJ Shrinks Yo’ Mind: Why Some Black Women Can’t Take a Compliment

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After the simple post that turned into a not so simple chaotic room full of people fussing at each other, our resident W/men folk posed a question … [Read more...]

“Expires By…” Do You Know When to Dump Your Toothbrush?

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  It’s best not to ruminate about how much bacteria are on your toothbrush.  Chances are its chock full of them from the first time you use … [Read more...]

The Doctor is In: Five Reasons Why Powerful Men Cheat


5 Reasons Why Powerful Men Cheat By Terri Orbuch PhD What motivates men like Gen. David Petraeus, who seemingly "has it all," to throw away his … [Read more...]

Takers, Makers and Shakers

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I sit at my computer trying to come up with a solution to the current state of affairs I find myself in. As the sole breadwinner in my two person … [Read more...]

My Birthday: Act Three

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*****Part one and two can be found here if you need to catch up or are wondering going on***** The phone rings once and he picks up. I … [Read more...]

My Birthday: Part Too

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Part "Too" or Part "Won" The phone barely rang before she answered "Tracy?!" "Um, yeah. Its Tracy. Sorry I hung up. I'm at work and needed to take … [Read more...]