After Trayvon: Now What?

I really don’t know what to say anymore. About anything. To anyone. There is a constant tapping going on inside my head. Reminding me that the drums are not dead. The more chanting we do the less action is taken. Has no one the answer for a life of such contradiction?

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Read A Book Instead

Sometimes we all get so bogged down with the problems of daily life that we forget to invest in ourselves emotionally. Our routine becomes one that requires a careful juggling of expectations from those who count on us for their own well-being.  Conveniently forgetting our own needs. Before diving head first into that exhausting list of…

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Naomi Before Naomi

By Shon Lomax Naomi Campbell may have reinvented the gallop down the catwalk with her infamous stride but Naomi Sims was clearly the first black “supermodel”.

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The Brothers

By Shon Lomax Okay, alright, uummm hmmm…and all the other usual clearing of the throat. Instead of bashing today’s music which is a whole notha article let’s big up the cats who are doin’ it, doin’ it and doin’ it well mind you. They are the past, present and the future. Never collecting the dust of the…

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To Be This, Or Not To Be That; Should Never Be The Question

By Shon Lomax Early morning crawl. I am lost without my morning tea. Had to pull at this naggin’ thread. I’ve noticed a trend forming, brewing or possibly has always been there but gone unnoticed because of the many social networking distractions. I enjoy reading other blogs just as much as I enjoy contributing to…

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