Happy Kwanzaa Time!

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During the week of December 26th  thru January 1st, 2012 is a long seven day ceremony of bountiful  feasts, storytelling, music, dance and rich symbolism serves as a window to the African heritage - … [Read more...]

Family Reunion Season

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It’s family reunion season. Family reunions have always been something that I could take or leave.  (Please don’t take away my Black Card.)  We were never extremely close to our extended family. … [Read more...]

Motherland Treasure: Ethiopia’s “New Jerusalem”

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In a small town in the hills of Ethiopia, the natives have a story: Once upon a time, there was an infant who was destined to be a king. … [Read more...]