Emanuel AME Church

On The Charleston Shooting…

Emanuel AME Church

I wasn't going to write anything because I worried words would fail, but I think keeping silent is worse. I am appalled and devastated that our country is so steeped in racial violence. It's a sickness, and we aren't getting better. For merely having a President Obama bumper sticker on our car, my family has been harassed ...

Last photo of Loki

The Lion Sleeps Tonight

Last photo of Loki

Tonight, I had to put Loki to sleep. He has been in my life since he was 12 weeks old and I was 21 years old. I was fresh out of college and found Loki caged away from all the kittens wandering around at the SPCA. He was this beautiful, long, tiger-striped sweetheart and I fell in love. As we ...