Remembering my baby girl, My’Tae Antionette. Shame and embarrassment silenced me from saying her name.

This will be my first time speaking of this ever in life, and as I share, I hope I can free myself from twenty-eight years of guilt and pain. I have asked God and My’Tae for forgiveness, and some years ago, I had the same dream about being pregnant, giving birth, and burying my baby over and over again. A voice told me I was too young to know what was going on with my body, nor did I have a clue about sex, and that I had been forgiven at the very moment I was going through it. It helped some, but still… Continue reading Remembering my baby girl, My’Tae Antionette. Shame and embarrassment silenced me from saying her name.

My Nola Life: Growing Up Fast…

My girls and I have been back in Minnesota for almost two weeks now, for the first time in a year, since we moved back to New Orleans. After 20+ years of living here, Minnesota does not have that I’m home feeling. It’s like I never bonded with anything here. I’m not in a rush to see someone whom I haven’t seen since I left. … Continue reading My Nola Life: Growing Up Fast…