Julia A. Wilson

[FEARLESS LIVING]
How to be Confident Anywhere

by Julia A. Wilson

I grew up in the segregated North-side of Tulsa, Oklahoma, eating powdered eggs from welfare subsidies and stuffing my holey shoes… Read More

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[LIFE+TECH]
Is That "Free" App Really Free?

by Stephanie Humphrey

You swore you wouldn’t do it, but now you find yourself hopelessly addicted to some mobile game (Candy Crush, anyone?)… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Spare Rod, Spoil Children?

[FATHER/HOOD] Spare Rod, Spoil Children?

by Shawn Taylor

Our daughter is now 6. This means she’s almost done with her first year of compulsory education and is about to enter what… Read More

Louise Frazier

[SURVIVOR STORY]
From Homeless Mom to Foster Mom

by Danielle Kimberly

There are community heroes who we forget to honor, inexplicably strong women who survive heinous crimes against their bodies and… Read More

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Grape Funk:
A Wine List You Can Groove To

by Dinkinish O'Connor

For those of us who dismissed South Africa’s Pinotage (Pee-no-taj) as metal-hard and inaccessible, rediscovering Pinotage was… Read More

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Why Aren't Juries More Diverse?

by Charles F. Coleman Jr. and George C. Gardner III

"I am seeking advice to become a self-published author under a pen name. What are the proper steps to secure and protect my writing?… Read More

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Your Horoscopes this Week 4/7 – 4/13

ZODIAC LOUNGE:
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by Samuel F. Reynolds

Aries (March 21st to April 19th) At first, it would appear that you’ve hemmed yourself up in a corner… Read More

Cornmeal Pound Cake Recipe

[RECIPE]
Cornmeal Pound Cake

by Jocelyn Delk Adams

When I first started baking, I only made two things: cornbread and pound cake.  They were fast to learn and simple to make. … Read More

[MODERN MOM]<br />
Teaching Race to 'Post-Racial' Kids

[MODERN MOM]
Teaching Race to 'Post-Racial' Kids

by Asha French

Tolerance is the latest trend in contemporary parenting. White… Read More

Perfect BBQ

Best BBQ Challenge

by #teamEBONY

While most can whip up good barbecue with a grill and a tangy sauce, great barbecue is in a league all its own. From the cut of meat… Read More

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