Marriage? Shacking Up? Not Likely Years ago, when my longest long-term relationship ended abruptly I wanted my life to do the same. When it was not doing so of its own volition, I took matters into my own hands. Twice. Now, almost nine years later, I am single, almost 51 years old and loving life as never before. In the time since, marriage and other relationships visited with me but briefly. It seems as if something not only broke within me but another started growing, taking root so to speak.
Wellness Tips For All The Single Ladies “All the single ladies (All the single ladies) All the single ladies Now put your hands up Up in the club, we just broke up I’m doing my own little thing You decided to dip but now you wanna trip…” (Beyoncé Knowles, Single Ladies) Okay, fine you are not into clubbing, neither am I, but we are single and as Beyoncé continued in this extremely popular song, “I could care less what you think I need no permission, did I mention.” We need no
“Womanist is to feminist as purple is to lavender” Alice Walker If you must label me please let it be – womanist. Alice Walker coined the term and as explained on the blog – A Feminist Theory Dictionary – “it is a reaction to the realization that “feminism” does not encompass the perspectives of Black women. It is a feminism that is “stronger in color… A Womanist is a woman who loves women and appreciates women’s culture and power as something that is incorporated into the world as a whole…”