I Am The OWL…

Dance with Owl through the sands of time…enjoy me. My loneliness awaits your comfort…. While their tongues speak that of the otherworld…my actions speak that of the underbelly… Welcome me into the thoughts of your membership and let them be not afraid…it is only Owl says he. Remember me through your sunlit moments as I Read the full article…

We Write The Web…

A few thoughts tonight.   Had a great conversation early about the need for bloggers to be sincere with their content. It wasn’t another one of those “keep it real” type of discussions, more so about writing what you feel without limitation. I was reminded of a post I read earlier this week that touched Read the full article…

Dear White Women…

“We did the same work as men–organizing around voter registration and community issues in rural areas– usually with men. But when we finally got back to some town where we could relax and go out, the men went out with other women. Our skills and abilities were recognized and respected, but that seemed to place Read the full article…

What About Oscar Grant????

“What About Oscar????” Designed By J Farand So, after the verdict in the trial of Johannes Mehserle for the death of Oscar Grant, it seems that many of us have forgotten what this was all about. From the perspective of a black man, yes, Oscar Grant was killed. Objectively, Oscar, a young black male was Read the full article…

Oscar Grant and The Mehserle Verdict: Why There Was No Justice

As most of you may be aware of, the verdict of Johannes Mehserle who executed Oscar Grant during a routine questioning surrounding a fight on the BART train. The former officer, who was out on a 3 million dollar bond that was posted by an organization of police officers, was found guilty on charges of Read the full article…

Be Great Yourselves…

“No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon. Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you shall eat or what you shall drink, Read the full article…

For The July Bombs Bursting In Air…A Rich Man’s Story

“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them, and these will continue till they are resisted with either words or blows, or Read the full article…

Lethal Weapon Faux Pas

I understand the culture that has built a certain wall around the term “nigga”. So, when I read that Mel Gibson threatens his former lover, Oksana Grigorieva, with the word “nigger”– as in “You look like a fucking pig in heat, and if you get raped by a pack of niggers, it will be your Read the full article…

Paper Tigers, or Tiger’s Paper, as it were…

I don’t want to take up too much time with this discussion. I saw the timeline on twitter blazing with the hashtag 750million, and I saw the reports of Tiger Woods and his estranged wife Elin Nordegren. According to one article that I read on People, the negotiations are “about $700 million”. According to the Read the full article…