Lorraine Hansberry was only 29 when she created great lines and characters for her play, A Raisin in the Sun in 1959. Inspired by childhood events, when the Hansberry’s refused to move out of an all-white neighborhood, they were sued. The case Hansberry v. Lee went…
At the request of my school, I gave a speech today. My audience included parents, students, and community members at an assembly, and Eleanor Roosevelt stood by my side and helped me through it. Are you are feeling lowly today? Maybe a reminder is all you need. Let…
Which of these five shots in Seattle is the sweetest? Chocolate shoppes everywhere! The sweet fragrance of fresh cut flowers? a healthy granddaughter? Or a happy Mom and baby? A very sweet vacation, indeed.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right- for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't. --Eleanor Roosevelt
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. --Benjamin Franklin
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.--Milton Berle
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. -- Robert Louis Stevenson