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.
Tag Archives: friends
The title of this post basically sums up my rapping skills. No applause, please. But after I wrote my previous Spotlight, where Aneesah talked about her BFF, Ebony, Ebony also wanted to chime in. She told me about their foray … Continue reading
(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
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
(The Spotlight is an occasional Sunday feature profiling Sisters, Sistas and everything in between) I’ve never met Tia & Toya, but I’ve been a fan of their blog, Black Girls Like Us, ever since I read this hilarious post about Tia’s love … Continue reading
I had my phone date, and I’m so glad I did. There is nothing like spending nearly two hours catching up with someone who you haven’t chatted with in months. I’m grateful that I’m at a time in my life … Continue reading
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