Finally Finished, I’m Overwhelmed

I finally finished Clarence Thomas’s memoir today and I’m overwhelmed.  I’m overwhelmed with understanding, knowledge, compassion, and wisdom. This book has reaffirmed my love for biographies.  We have a tendency to marvel and awe at those in top position without considering for one moment what ‘hell’ they may have had to go through to get…

Was Cold & Hungry, Now Supreme Court Justice

This is the book I'm currently reading. I've only read the preface so far but when I read this... "I am forever indebted to my son, Jamal, who gave me a reason to live when I thought I had none." I had to write. I can totally relate to that statement, and I know many…

I Want It ALL: Am I a Feminist??

I want a loving, spiritual, strong, fine husband.  I want to have sex with him at random times, in random places, all the time.  I want degrees.  I want tons of money, a big house, and I want to take exquisite vacations.  I want several children- all smart, loving, and obedient.  I want it ALL.…

Friends kill friends

Yesterday I started the book “Killing Jesus” by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard.  Reading this book has me noticing a trend- friends kill friends. The book is detailing the shocking events that lead up to the crucifixion of Jesus.  It also goes into detail on other legendary figures of this time period, including Julius Caesar.…