Month: February 2014

Do’s and Don’ts Every Black Parent May Have to Tell Their Son…

1. Don’t ever walk alone in any neighborhood, ever. We will make sure we stock Skittles and all the iced tea you need. 2. Since you are an adolescent, it is possible for you to forget #1. If you forget #1 and you do venture out and a strange man starts falling you, don’t run. I …

The Evolution of Clair Huxtable into Being Mary Jane

Perhaps a more suitable title for this blog would be, “The Deterioration of Clair Huxtable into Being Mary Jane,” but for the sake of attracting readership I chose to go with the word, ‘evolution.’  I wanted to purposely offend all of your memories of the smooth, professional, beautiful wife, mother of five, New York City …