Author Archive

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


For the past ten years, the Safety Harbor community has been

Civility and Moods of the Times

For two days in succession, I saw friends of mine being

George Floyd: My Response

It’s been over two weeks since the brutal murder of George


I decorated my home as a sanctuary containing all that is

Adapting to Our New Reality

As I enter my woodland backyard and appreciate the freshness of

Social Distancing: I’m Missing the Hugs

Those of you who know me, know that hugs are a

Black History That We Were Not Taught: Another Perspective for Black History Month

Growing up in a Northern suburban school system, there was so

Safeguarding Martin’s Dream: January 2020

I have a dream that my four little children will one