celebrating black love

Alvin Ailey on Valentine’s Day: Showing My Daughters True Love

Love of art, culture and beautiful brown bodies stretching and leaping across the stage: what better way to celebrate Valentine's Day with the girlpies?

– Feb 14, 2014

Celebrating 55 Years Of Black Marriage—And a Few Rules To Ensure More Anniversaries

My in-laws recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary—an amazing, beautiful gift to themselves and to those of us who love them and who see their...

– Oct 9, 2013

Back To School: It’s Millner. Mrs. Chiles If You’re Nasty (Or My Kid’s Teacher)

You should know that I really like my maiden name. Millner is an original—a cut above the standards Miller and Milner, with its extra L...

– Aug 19, 2013