Do We Stan(d) for Nothing?

I just read Brittney Cooper’s post, “On bell, Beyoncé, and Bullshit”.  I generally love and appreciate Dr. Cooper’s work, but I am unconvinced by this latest post.  Like me, and many others, I’m sure, she is frustrated with the “Is Beyoncé a good enough feminist?” conversation. No matter what your opinion on the matter, who isn’t […]

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A good day.

Today was my first Mother’s Day as someone’s official mom. I’m still not totally comfortable with the title of “Mom”, and it was strange having to really respond to “Happy Mother’s Day!” with “Oh, thank you!” But I am so grateful for this child who has become one of my life’s joys.  Today was also […]

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