Category Archives: Reading

The “Girl” Stays

 Boys Scouts of America dropped the “Boys” from their name, which allows them to open the door for girls and to be all inclusive. Good for them, some may say. I, however, love Megan Ferland’s, CEO of Western Washington Girl … Continue reading

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Can You Pay My Bills

I’m struggling with how to address financial issues with my partner. When he first moved in with me, I was assured that it would be a partnership. He made no efforts to contribute to the monthly maintenance costs and only … Continue reading

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Writing Advice

Set goals by scene or passage, not by words. Daily goal settings is a time honored staple of writing advice sit in the chair and don’t get up until you’ve written 1,000 words or until you have two or five … Continue reading

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The Exam

If you were asked to retake the driver’s exam, or the exam that that got you accredited in your profession, or the exams that got you into your university, could you past it today? These questions crossed my mind as … Continue reading

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Couples & Money

We try to balance our savings so that she—as a mother and a Black femme—isn’t locked into our relationship by financial dependence.But as long as there is a pay disparity between us, there is going to have to be a … Continue reading

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