My Social Work Life: Sick On The Job

My co-worker asked if I was going to blog about this story I am about to tell you and I said, “Yeah probably.” Now looking back on it, the story is funny but in the moment it was the worst day of my life. You must know, I am dramatic and I often tell my…

Being Black in America: Yes, Another Blog About Race

With all the events going on in our nation, surrounding police officers and the black community, I’m even more aware of my hair and my skin color-my brown skin.  As a kid I was too busy trying to fit in. Trying to be white. Trying to reject my culture. I got my relaxers in hopes…

Lessons learned: The ugly truth about breaking up…

How do you start over? I don’t see many articles or books talking about starting over after you have spent any significant about of time or energy into a relationship. Or maybe you had a short-lived physical relationship that has left you empty. Either way, if you have experienced any loss in a relationship, no…