Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sista Spotlight: All grown up, childhood friends embrace their similarities & differences

(The Spotlight is a monthly Sunday feature profiling Sisters, Sistas and everything in between) Spotlight on: Aneesah, 35, and Ebony. Sistas since middle school. Location: Raleigh, NC Aneesah and I have known each other all our lives (we’re related!). I’ve always admired her … Continue reading

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1. Women live longer. 2. Women are more likely to survive melanoma. 3. Women have excellent communication skills. 4. Nancy Drew was chick. 5. Women enjoy a wide variety of wardrobe choices. 6. Women are more…

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Family (100 words)

My family is falling apart. We’ve become family after spending three years of early mornings together. We get to our stationary bikes at 6:15 a.m., they turn on the music and we sweat. We sneak in celebrity gossip, brag about … Continue reading

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Lit Sistas: “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

I’m a big reader, so it’s only natural that one of my favorite blogs is Underground New York Public Library. I get a great deal of book selections from there, as well as a bit of people watching. (This guy … Continue reading

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