Day 9 of Black History Month

Mission, strength, and hope…it’s what we are activating when our family studies black history. Looked upon with disdain With our thoughts and actions our neighbor is slain Offer hope and help others up We can share our portion, let’s pour from our cup Cover shame Rebuke hate Lift up others We owe others love, we…… Continue reading Day 9 of Black History Month

Day 7 on Black History, We Still Have a Lot to Learn

We still have a lot to learn… Photo by Windows on Unsplash I am learning about the injustices people face in our nation… oh yes, they happen all around the world but I think my heart aches as an American in this first world nation to see partiality built into laws and systems so that…… Continue reading Day 7 on Black History, We Still Have a Lot to Learn

Day 6: Ladies of the Civil Rights Movements

Day 6 of Black History Month. We are celebrating a few figures in the civil rights movement whom were ladies in leadership: Fannie Lou Hammer Daisy Bates Ella Baker Diane Nash Dorothy Height JoAnn Robinson Septima Poinsette Clark Rosa Parks Coretta Scott King The impact from each of these women lives on today. Segregation was…… Continue reading Day 6: Ladies of the Civil Rights Movements

Day 5, See the Black Community Thrive

I love the look of a flourishing garden, I can walk by and my eyes collect all the colors and aromas as we pace onward and around the garden. Yellows, reds, purples, oranges, and so many shades around and in between. My smile stretches from ear to ear… as if butterflies are in my tummy,…… Continue reading Day 5, See the Black Community Thrive