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.
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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
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
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
When I think about songs for friendship, the first one that stands out in my mind is the Golden Girls theme song. I’ve probably seen every episode of the show, and these days it’s hard for me to watch reruns. … Continue reading
I’ve been the new kid a time or two in my life, so I know how difficult it is to make new friends. But it is just as tough as an adult. When you’re a kid, you at least have … Continue reading