"Black women have had to develop a larger vision of our society than perhaps any other group. They have had to understand white men, white women, and black men. And they have had to understand themselves. When black women win victories, it is a boost for virtually every segment of society." — Angela Davis
I welcome you to this digital space where I share my truth through lessons learned, as a divorced mom, a public school educator, a life-long learner, and a self-reflective West Indian-American Woman. My goal is to empower and initiate reflective thinking.
My heart raced and tears began to form in anticipation of the “punishment” I would receive. I was told to wrap the hem of my uniform dress around by arms slightly bending so that my dress was pulled taut across by behind.