“The Blacks vs. The Gays”

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference has recently had some internal conflicts over gay rights and Proposition 8. I learned about this from a group on Facebook called the Empowering Spirits Foundation. Apparently the national SCLC leadership has threatened to remove the Los Angeles chapter’s president (Rev. Eric P. Lee) because of his outspoken support of gay marriage. My first response…

Better Blogging

In preparing for revamping Vox and She-blog, I read a lot about blogging and what I should do to improve my blog and site. I violate many blogging conventions. It’s funny there are now “rules” about how to blog and what makes a good blog. I didn’t even know what a blog was when I started. It just seemed like…

Some Things I Did Today

1. Made a hair appointment 2. Ordered Dolce & Gabbana perfume online. 3. Ruined my renewal sticker for my driver’s license by peeling off the adhesive part by accident. 4. Called the Department of Public Safety. 5. Set an appointment to get my clutch repaired. Expecting over 1k in repair bills. 6. Dusted. Lots and lots. 7. Sneezed. Lots and…

Dungeons and Dragons, MarySue, and Me

I am almost done with cleaning my office. What’s left is the hardest part. My filing cabinet. I’ve done some preliminary cleaning of files, but most of the work remains. I’ve started cleaning and de-cluttering other parts of the house. It feels productive, but the truth is that I’m avoiding the ominous filing cabinets. The other day I found a…