Monthly Archives: May 2014

Beautiful Eyesore Blog-Slave Dwelling

Heard about this site from Joseph McGill during his talk on blogtalk radio on Bernice Bennett’s show. http://slavedwellingproject.org/beautiful-eyesore/

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The Slave Dwelling Project with Joseph McGill -Blogtalkradio

tonight, 9p EST. The Slave Dwelling Project with Joseph McGill by BerniceBennett http://www.blogtalkradio.com/bernicebennett/2014/05/30/the-slave-dwelling-project-with-joseph-mcgill#.U4fLu5Jao84.twitter

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Dr. Maya Angelou Quotes

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ― Maya Angelou “If … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Dr. Maya Angelou

Originally posted on Black Millennials:
Dear Dr. Angelou, Today you rest in paradise, and my feelings, dare I say it, are extremely selfish. I know you are at ease, enlightening the afterlife with your instrumental peace and glory … but…

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12 Blog Articles are my Charlottesville Examiner articles

Hi, thank you for stopping by. I hope you have pulled up a comfortable chair. I wanted to share that the first 12 articles I have posted on this site are my articles I wrote for the Charlottesville Examiner.com. They … Continue reading

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What’s the Evidence? Determining where Govan Cureton was born!

Govan Cureton is an African American who is the son of Ambrose and Eliza (unknown) Cureton. Govan was born between 1865-1871. I have seen him in several different locations and dates for his birth. The quest is to determine where … Continue reading

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Some times you just need to write a letter! Lawson Goens …

Dear great, great, great grandpa Lawson Goens/Goins/Goings; I am your ggg-granddaughter and have several questions to ask you. I truly hope you are up to answering my questions because the doctor says I need to reduce the stress in my … Continue reading

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