Ask A Black Girl: Why aren’t more Black women killing themselves?

WHY ARE BLACK WOMEN’S SUICIDE RATES SO LOW? Yes, this is a real question I found in an online discussion. I swear, it’s like people want us to die or they are curious as to why we want to or must go on in a world that hates us. But, why ask why we want to live? Shouldn’t we all Read More …

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I Was Born With A Broken Heart

I Was Born With A Broken Heart I often wonder what my life would be like or what type of person I would of become had I grown up with my father in my life. I didn’t learn who my dad was until a few years ago thanks to a DNA test. For that I am thankful, but growing up Read More …

Popular Inspirational Sayings That Are Dead Wrong

– Dreams don’t have an expiration date. They don’t? I’d say they definitely do get rotten, tho. If you don’t work towards your dream, it dies, and so does a little part of you! – Good things come to those who wait. Really? I don’t thinks so. No one ever had good things come to them by just sitting on Read More …

Black History Month Spotlight: Deborah L. Parker

Name and Title: Deborah L. Parker, Author, Speaker and Principal Consultant, The DPJ Training Group What do you do and why? I conduct seminars on leadership, diversity and communications for organizations to enhance their employeeā€™s knowledge and performance. This work allows me to share my gifts of teaching with insight from everyday situations at work and community. I also write Read More …