Read Like Me: Friday, February 21, 2020

Bad hair days, we’ve all had them, but a new cut or fresh look in the mirror after a LONG sit in a salon chair, can make you feel brand new. Yesterday’s post was brought to you by what I believed was a bad hair day.┬áDuring my life I have rocked locs, curls, fros, relaxers, big-chopped, and transitioned more times than I can count. I … Continue reading Read Like Me: Friday, February 21, 2020

Read Like Me: Friday, February 14, 2020

Today we’re shooting for the stars! Today’s reads are Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed & Chasing Space by Leland Melvin. Mae Among the Stars is inspired by the life of American Engineer Mae Jemison the first African American woman to travel into space. Ahmed shows the beauty in imagination and dreaming while highlighting the value in working hard to see those dreams fulfilled. … Continue reading Read Like Me: Friday, February 14, 2020

Read Like Me: Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Today I’d like to share a title for your young adult crowd. Our local high school has taken a few hits recently due to incidents of fights in school or outside of the school and then being posted to social media. My posts and comments are not about how things were or were not handled. My thoughts stand with the students that are allowing themselves … Continue reading Read Like Me: Tuesday, February 11, 2020