MyStory Part 3: Education, Career (Part A)

I attended kindergarten through seventh grades in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at a segregated (for Blacks only, Whites had their own schools at that time in the 1950’s) elementary (Arlington Elementary, one of about three all Black elementary schools in Baton Rouge at that time) and junior high school (McKinley Junior High was in our attendanceContinue reading “MyStory Part 3: Education, Career (Part A)”

MyStory: First Blog Entry

I am slowly getting the personal interviews underway, for the firsthand accounts of my first unofficial titled realistic nonfiction historical book : Surviving While Living Black. My intention is to interview and include narratives from seven (7) persons (hopefully both female and male)…seven narratives because being a good Christian Catholic I expound the Symbolic NumbersContinue reading “MyStory: First Blog Entry”

Update on non-fiction book in progress

This COVID-19 crisis has created a New Normal for me and all of us, I’m sure, therefore I’ve had to get the discipline once again to Blog. Thanks be to God I’m back with it!! I’m trying to connect over the telephone with some elderly relatives and friends I intend to chronicle in this bookContinue reading “Update on non-fiction book in progress”

Background info for this Blog: #1

I have felt compelled to write a book, which this Blog is a forerunner or basis for, to chronicle how Black people have managed to survive in the USA, in spite of having to contend with racism from many White people who want to maintain the status quo towards Blacks, relative to the history (evidentContinue reading “Background info for this Blog: #1”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”