At a family picnic, everyone pokes fun at the youngest girl’s nappy hair. Devised as a call-and-response dialogue, the interchanges offer explanations and comments on why Brenda’s hair is the nappiest, the curliest, the twistiest hair. Nappy Hair also asks readers to think about the themes of family, cultural diversity, stereotypes and prejudices, pride, and a sense of self. ThisRead More
A teacher shortage has led legislators in several states to lower requirements to become a public school educator. The Wall Street Journal reported that several states, including Minnesota, Arizona, Illinois, Utah, and Kansas, have in various ways revamped the requirements for being a public school educator. For example, Arizona’s Republican Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation “giving localRead More
Today I write and help others see the story within them. I travel the country speaking and leading seminars. I work with educators and schools to help reduce absenteeism and increase graduation rates. I talk to Jewish groups about my unusual Jewish Africana history, speaking on topics as varied as “Why I am not goingRead More
When You realizes that Now is the Past for the Children of Tomorrow Change the Now You change the Past When You change Your Past You change Your Future It shall be written Itshelbydunn.com Duane A. Garrett Sr.
January The Great Seal +2000 years His Story of The All Seeing IY(Eye) February The Water Bearer Now His Story of The Living Water March 2 Fish -2000 His Story of Jesus April The Ram -4000 His Story of Ramoses May The Bull -6000 years His Story of Osiris and Isys June The Twins -8000Read More
Our Earth is like one single cell in the One Mind of the Universe One cell don’t stop the One Mind from thinking or moving forward No Mind is Greater than IY(Eye)AM It shall be written Itshelbydunn.com Duane A. Garrett Sr.
When it came time when the Second Sun (Rise) would return to judge again the all the hearts of man, I¥ sent Moses to take the Tree out of Egypt , this slanted T-shaped Staff that was burnt but not burnt, commanding him to follow this New Star. He took the people out of EgyptRead More
Then came the morning of the Seventh day, as He and She sat in the Tree holding tightly to its branches for its protection. They sat and watched as these Twin Suns calm the raging seas. He and She sat and watched as these Twin Suns give new life to Earth like a Mother toRead More
The composer, Bruce Adolphe and Carolivia Herron are planning a new collaboration to create a full-length opera from her book, Always An Olivia. The opera will trace the Olivias from the shores of Tripoli in 1805 to the US Civil War near Portsmouth, Virginia. Carolivia was told this story of her Sephardic Jewish, West African,Read More
As the story goes a war broke out between the people. The Queen of the Golden haired people was accused of fornication when her child was born with black skin and golden hair. The Aborigines of Aropa were forced from their land and into the sea, sailing west to the Amarica’s and east to Australia.Read More