We’re In Formation Michelle: A Letter to First Lady Obama

A girl from the south side of Chicago with a big smile and a peaceful aura. Your official title is First Lady of the United States of America. But every time you come up in conversation you are my first lady and that is what you will always be to me. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama, I …

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I’m Ready For The Torch: A Letter to President Obama

I was 17 in 2008 when you won the presidential election. I was honestly too out of touch to really grasp how big of a responsibility you assumed. You were expected to be the redeemer of the African American race and the leader of the free world. You were expected to bear the weight of …