Posts tagged women
New Abortion Laws Aren't About Giving Babies A Chance At Life

never understood people's need to infringe upon others lives. As long as you aren’t stopping me from living my life and excelling, why would I be concerned to lord over your life? I mean do you have to agree with abortions? Absolutely not! But don't stop others from living their lives. Don't stop other people from doing something that they feel is best for their situation. I think that children are a blessing, which is why I personally wouldn't want to bring them into fucked up situations.

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Women You Wanna Know: Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald was affectionately known as the “First Lady of Song”.  An appropriate title seeing as though she made a huge contribution to the genre in popularizing 'Scat.'  If you were to search the internet for what 'Scatting' means, you may get grossed out.  So, let me just share with you that 'Scat' is melodic sounds that are sang, like Do, Dee, Wee, Doo.  Maybe not like that per se, but it's a sound that has no meaning but some how still magical to hear.

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Women You Wanna Know: Selena

The road to stardom is rough and there were times when the Quintanillas had to live out of their bus for shelter.  The great thing about bad times however, is that they do not last.  Originally ignored by the Tejano music industry due to being an all-inclusive boys club, Selena’s music began to make head way leading her to win multiple awards including a Grammy nomination and win for best Mexican/American album. 

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Women You Wanna Know Series:Vanessa Williams

To complement to her impressive repertoire, Ms.Williams added the title of author in 2012.  Ms. Williams and her mother, Helen Williams, released a book called You Have No Idea, which chronicles her life from her and her mother’s point of view. I bought the book on Audible and thought it was pretty good. 

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In Honor of Women's History Month...

In honor of Women's History Month I'm doing  a series that will highlight some kick ass women called "Women you wanna know". Some of the women you may know while some you may not. This is an ode to their accomplishments, their pain, and their legacies. These are women who made a way for so many other young women to excel and to be great. In Honor of Women's History Month, who am I highlighting? 

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