Not Without Me!

via Daily Prompt: Invitation Last July, I took a girls’ trip to New Orleans to attend Essence Music Festival. The trip was months in the making. Well, years actually. I’d been wanting to attend Essence Music Festival for over ten years. Year after year and month after month as an Essence magazine subscriber I’d be … More Not Without Me!

Lost in the Stacks

I love pop culture. I cling to outdated, unread magazines until I get a chance to at least peruse them, rip out recipes, crossword puzzles and other clippings. There was a time when I subscribed to more than ten weekly or monthly magazines. Ebony, Essence, Jet, Rolling Stone, Vibe, Entertainment Weekly, O, The Oprah Magazine, … More Lost in the Stacks