March 10, 2014 Filed Under: *Special*
I recently got an email from a supporter of mine who was worried about all the rumors going around about me--you know, the ones that say I'm an opportunist, I'm just in it for the money, I just want to throw black women under the bus. She asked me to explain myself, because she was worried about … Read More...
I’ve been deluged with emails from people asking me my thought on a quote from a columnist from the Washington Post Today’s GOP is not racist, as Harry Belafonte alleged about the tea party, but it is deeply troubled — about the expansion of government, about immigration, about secularism, about the mainstreaming of what used to be […]
Grilled Coconut Lobster I love grilling out, especially during the summer to help keep my house cool. Fish isn’t something I normally cook on the grill, but after seeing this recipe from the cooking channel, I’m going to have to rethink that adding to the fact I have shell food allergies…….This leaves that much […]
Oh look at Tricia and Peter of San Francisco. What a beautiful bride and handsome groom. Can you get more basic than a natural but glam style the bride is rockin? These beautiful pictures are great! Their wedding must have been awesome as they look so in love. Tricia and Peter Wedding Photos Bella Pictures […]
The Solution for Educated Black Women Who Want to Get Married and Stay Married: Seriously Consider Dating Some White Boys.
I went to a funeral today for a cousin’s husband who died suddenly from a heart attack. Both in their fifties and her first marriage, my cousin was devastated. She was only married five years. She is inconsolable. Tall, beautiful, and authentically African looking, she waited and waited and waiting and waited for her ideal […]
Monday-Punday #11 Warning: SirLoin knows that seven days without a pun makes one weak. He is one-of-a-kind. When he was made, they broke the mold … closed off the clay works … abandoned the quarry … chained the entrance … electrified the fences … and mined the road leading to it … leaving an old […]
The writer titled this letter, “I Think I May Have Lost Him For Good.” Dear Mrs. Karazin, Hey. I just found out about your site, and I have a question i’ve been dying to ask someone. I am a black girl and i’ve met this white guy online. We started talking for a while, and […]
South African teenager Anene Booysen, who was viciously raped, mutilated, and eventually died from her injuries, has finally received some justice. A South African court found Johannes Kana guilty of the crimes against Booysen. More than 20 people were called to testify over the course of the preceding three weeks of the trial before the […]
Those orphans from Annie were right. You’re never fully dressed without a smile. And with the holidays coming, what, with all those “potentials” swirling, your smile is going to be extra important. When the folks at Smile Brilliant asked me to post a link for their site in exchange for a fee, at first I […]
I achieved this look by parting my hair in eight sections, twisting each section, and then then rolling them with soft rollers. I always dampen my hair before I twist, and as I’ve mentioned before, I love Philip B pH Resotrative Detangling Toning Mist. It’s a combination of apple cider vinegar (you can smell it, […]
CHAPTER 1 Paris, Summer 1938 Colette and her friend Anne rushed across the boulevard Saint-Germain. They had just finished their last exam and were finally corporate secretaries. Most young French women would give their left arms to be in their shoes. At eighteen years of age, Colette and Anne had jobs lined up and the […]
One of the chief fears I hear from people curious about interracial dating is that is rejection. Non-black men, who’ve probably heard from one loud mouth or another, that black women aren’t interested in any other than black men, and black women afraid that no non-black men on the planet can appreciate their unique beauty […]