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5 Reasons Why Single People Don’t Want Your Unsolicited Advice About Their Lives

Edited versions of this post were published on VerySmartBrothas 11/13/14 and BlogHer 11/14/14. If this piece strikes a nerve, it probably should. You’re the “you” I’m talking to. (In other words, a hit dog will holler.) If it doesn’t strike a … Continue reading

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A Conglomeration of Pontifications

Actually, they’re not really pontifications. Or should I say, not all of them are. I thought they were until I looked that word up…turns out pontification means something other than what I thought it meant. So these are just a bunch … Continue reading

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I am practicing abstinence.

Or going on a Facebook fast. However you wanna look at it. In the past week, I’ve had several friends to deactivate their accounts cold turkey. I’m not strong enough to do that yet, but I’ve significantly cut back on … Continue reading

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Life’s Unexpected Little Joys and Moments of Fulfillment

1)  Getting to work super-early (like two hours) and being super-productive while it was quiet and no one else was in yet. I was so productive, in fact, I felt like I cheated or got one over on the man! … Continue reading

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“Did I brush my teeth today?” And other reasons why Motherhood might not be ready for me

As I sit here running my tongue slowly across my teeth, seriously trying to remember if I brushed them today, I can’t help but think of some conversations I’ve had recently with a couple of my friends (male, female, single, … Continue reading

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Say My Name, Say My Name: A Parent’s Guide to Kid-Naming in 2011

Sorry. I had to put this picture here to get your attention. We will discuss him later. So….I’ve had discussions with many people over the years about names and my thoughts on names. Some were surprised by how opinionated I … Continue reading

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