Girls

          Poetry/Prose: Somebody Tried To Walk Away With Alla My Stuff (Parody)

          Inspired by Ntozake Shange’s Somebody Almost Walked Off With Alla My Stuff in “For Colored Girls (Who Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Was Enough)”. See: http://africaknows.com/mu/blog/2010/01/destroyed-illegal-settlements-4/ Disclaimer: It’s meant to be a parody, so please, don’t take it too seriously lol. [Originally posted on Facebook on Nov. 8]— Somebody tried to walk away with alla …

            What Does It Mean To Be A Woman…In Sports?

            What does it mean to be a woman? That question might seem out of the blue, but given the whole gender saga concerning South Africa’s 18-year old 800m athlete Caster Semenya, I think it’s a pretty valid one. Many women would have numerous responses to that question, as would many men. It could range from …