Author Archive

Black History, a Month Late

I’ve always felt that Black history should not be limited to

A Moment of Innocence

I approach the bayou pond. A family of four stands blocking

2021: Re-Uniting America

We can no longer be led by politics. Politics must take

A Nation’s Resolution for 2021

In recent years, I’ve stopped making the traditional New Year’s Resolutions.

Eyes Above the Mask

“Your eyes,” I remarked. “You should be a model for a

Thanksgiving 2020

ANTICIPATION. The 25-pound turkey in the oven. Dining room table, set

One Nation, Under God, Indivisible

With less than a week to go until the results of

Missing Walter Cronkite

My mind is pounding with the cacophony emitted by the spokespersons

Thoughts on Race – September 2020

I used to equate racism and prejudice. Prejudiced people were those

Yes, Your Life Matters

Were you ever followed by department store security because your skin