Well, to put minds at ease, I found housing here on campus in Atlanta, but I don’t have an internet signal in my room–and for a blogger that’s a death knell. So, I’ve been camped out in an empty classroom since 10Am this morning doing my epic blogs that I promised to have by today. […]Read more "Another Uppity Update"
Maybe the cosmic forces don’t like the end August. Or maybe it’s just August in general as far as I’m concerned personally that major events happen. This is also the beginning of the school year for many students, a time a shifting and transitioning. It is nearing the time that many farmers are doing final […]Read more "August 29th"
“They said this day would never come. They said our sights were set to high. They said this country was too divided….but at this defining moment in history, you have done what the cynics said we couldn’t do…” Personally, Democratic Nominee Senator Barack Obama’s victory speech on January 3rd following the Iowa caucuses was my favorite. It […]Read more "August 28th"
Yerp, it’s that time again. There’s another shift about to come in my life. I guess I’m headed back to school in Atlanta. I won’t take this time to vent all of my frustrations, but trust me they’re running quite high. Just to give you a picture, I don’t have housing. Yeah. When I pull […]Read more "An Uppity Update"
I have an admission to make. I’m really bowled over with Usain Bolt. I don’t know if it’s because it hearkens back to my dismal track days in high school, or is it really just the black on black affinity that definitely never meshed with Michael Phelps or even with Cullen Jones. Whatever the case […]Read more "Don’t Wait Till the Battle Is Over, Shout Now!"
I got my text at 3:40am CDT and I was fast asleep. I rolled over around 5am and saw my little light had went to flashing orange so I checked it. Frankly, I thought Obama was going to do a switcheroo and pick someone we hadn’t even remotely thought of. But meh, I was wrong. […]Read more "Meh…Biden, I’m not impressed"
I’ll admit that I’ve kind of been baffled by gender roles. Like, I never understood why I couldn’t hit girls, especially if she hit me first. I never understood why a man was supposed to walk on the street side with a woman–especially when it seemed Mama Uppity frustratingly was the only woman who seemed […]Read more "Put Your Hat Back On!"