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ME

A Territorial Daughter

I’m a territorial daughter of a natural born engineer and a mother who possessed exceptional reading, intellectual and organizational talents, both of whom were savy enough to follow their own minds in their own ways. The two left a mark on me that nobody except me can own. Not even them. ~ Sharon Lee Davies-Tight […]

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CATCHING UP

The Right To Own Myself And My Work – catching up

I don’t belong to groups, so don’t anyone ever expect me to ‘take one’ for a mythical team or to sacrifice my work for somebody else’s gain, because it’s their turn and I happen to have the words they need to succeed. I’m a territorial daughter of a natural born engineer and a mother who […]

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WW QUOTES

Benefit Of The Doubt

The same benefit of the doubt you give to those in your own family, friend, ethnic, racial or religious groups, try extending that courtesy, without specific or implied gain or preconditions, to members of other groups. ~ Sharon Lee Davies-Tight family, friend, foe, acquaintance, everybody else  

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I KNOW U KNOW

What Are You Doing To Our Drinking Water?

Is Cleveland fortifying the water supply? It tastes sweet – not like normal drinking water should taste. I never tasted sweet tap water before now. Okay, I filter it, but it never tasted sweet – filtered or not. When Cleveland dumps a load of fluoride into Lake Erie, one can taste it for days after, […]

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I KNOW U KNOW

World Memo: Fear Black People. Prepare to Get Kicked

Blacks don’t use metaphors. When a white person says, “I would have beat the shit out of somebody”, they usually don’t mean it literally. It’s how they feel – what they felt like doing, but they don’t (not usually). When Lebron James, a black person, says, “I would have whooped his ass”, referring to the […]

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EXPOSING THE BIAS

Death Of A Movement Wish

I’m giving you the tagline right off the bat, so you lazy activist readers who like to jump on whatever it is that anybody else is saying or doing that doesn’t line up with your distorted perception of reality can move on to your next target. Picking the wrong battles to fight, because something pops […]