Hue’s Classics: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

An unflinching account of Harriet Jacobs’ life as woman “living” as a slave. I place living in quotations to demonstrate the difference between living a life, which connotes freedom, and surviving a life, which illustrates a resemblance of a life within another’s desire to wrap cruel albatrosses around your neck, proverbial and literal. Ms. Jacobs’ […]

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It’s a Wrap! August

With Labor Day rearing its head, I bid an adieu to the summer and hello to lesson plans, thermos of tea, and waving to my kids as they leave for school. While it’s still warm here in Southern California, I’m eager to see chilly weather again. I seek coziness, hot tea, and pumpkin – lots […]

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