Author Archives: jayme35

I awoke and this was on my heart and on my mind. This is … MY AMERICAN VISION

New decades don’t arrive as much as the old one collapses under its weight of failure and disappointment. The participants of each decade — those who came of age, and those who became the cornerstone and decision makers — always … Continue reading

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Another War On Black Men

Why is it that every war fought within this nation ends up a war against black faces, and more specifically the black male? The War on Drugs became the War on Black Men, with them ending up incarcerated at higher … Continue reading

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A Bad Joke …

  Black people – catching hell in America since the day we arrived. There, I said it. Now dismiss me as another angry black man – because I am angry, and I am black. But that’s not quite accurate, because … Continue reading

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My Trayvon Martin Rant

  Let’s face reality: in the light of day black people are what America hates. In the dark of night, black people are what America fears. That’s why an armed white man can follow an unarmed black boy down a … Continue reading

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The Uninvited Guest Who Became Family …

What we all knew would one day happen to the Rodney Dog happened Tuesday night: he got hit. It didn’t kill him, and we took him to the vet the next morning, where we learned that a heartworm condition was so … Continue reading

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One Last Ride for My Big Puppy

It’s a darn shame for a man to cry so much over a dog but I started crying when I woke up this morning and it looks like I’m just going to cry all day. This morning was the first … Continue reading

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He was the bestest Big Boy in the world and my puppy

Stupid dog. I’m talking about Big Boy, my German Sheppard mix. If you want to see a picture of him you can look at a photo album I put up on my Facebook page. I had decided to never post … Continue reading

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