If you’d asked me a few months ago, I would have told you God had answered my prayers. My first love had found me on Facebook, and I became swept up in the magic: wrapped in our dreams from over 20 years ago and believing that nothing would ever break our magic again.
As I stood on the BART train this morning trading glances and smiles with a beautiful girl about one-year-old, I had to stop the judgmental thoughts I had in my mind. Her mom, doing her best to wrangle her toddler and older child, sat on her cellphone. She handed her daughter a plastic bottle with […]
Remember when kids play the dozens and talk about about “yo momma” on the play ground. I always took great delight when someone said, “Yo momma wears combat boots,” and I could look them dead in the eyes and say, “So, my momma does wear combat boots.” I took pride in her service in the Army. It was […]