Sister - (n) A female in your family, with at least one shared parent and similar DNA.
Sista - (n) A female outside your blood family, but the bonds of friendship has made her family.
Sister Sista - Two women who are already linked as Sisters, but have such a close relationship that they're Sistas also.
Monthly Archives: May 2012
We’ll do it at 8 p.m., but we don’t know which day. I’ll set aside at least an hour where I’ll mute the TV and cat, ignore texts from my parentals and the dude. Phone phobia be damned, it’ll be … Continue reading
(The Spotlight is an occasional Sunday feature profiling Sisters, Sistas and everything in between Margarita and Kathy go back to their first years at 3 East Holden, their dorm at Michigan State University. An identity mixup led to decades of … Continue reading
It’s time for me to admit it. I’m a fraud. As much as I promote sista(er)hood, girl power and how women need each other, I should make this confession. I’m a bad friend. I don’t mean bad in the sense … Continue reading
You’re never too old for a BFF. Here’s some reasons why women in their 30s need them: There’s only so many times your family can hear about how _____ pissed you off at work Spa Days at a moment’s notice … Continue reading
I’m feeling beachy, but I’m not sure why. I’m not a beach person. I go to beach locales with plans to explore, visit a spa, read books, that kinda thing. I have to be FORCED into a swimsuit. FORCED to … Continue reading
I’m a movie buff. I love to sit in a movie theater, with a cold Sprite by my side and huge tub of butter-saturated popcorn in my lap. But budget cuts have led me to transform this habit into watching … Continue reading
Kelly Ripa is not returning my calls. And that’s okay, because neither is Michelle Obama, Charlize Theron, Reiko Aylesworth or any of my other celebrity girlfriends. Yes, I said celebrity girlfriends. Men have their fantasy bombshells that they douse with … Continue reading