The voice for women facing discrimination in the architectural world, Norma Merrick Sklarek earned the nickname ‘The Rosa Parks of Architecture’ from Anna Lewis, all for her major accomplishments in a white and male dominated field. This is Harlem. It’s 1926 when Norma was born on April 15th to Dr Walter Merrick and Amelia Willoughby, […]The Rosa Parks of Architecture: Norma Merrick Sklarek — Hark Around the Greats
HBCUs have led the way in providing opportunities for Black students in education. Yet it isn’t highlighted enough just how many trailblazing women have gone on to make history from HBCUs. Now Smithsonian is highlighting how HBCUs have led the way in producing Black women talent in several industries. Take women like Marilyn Mosby of…HBCUs Have Continuously Produced Generations Of Black Women Leaders — Black News Zone
Welcome to Exploring Setting with Tarot! Each week we will go over one tarot card and explore how it can be used in writing as a prompt for setting. This week we are exploring the Four of Swords. Setting is defined as the time and place in which the story is taking place and tarot…Exploring Setting with Four of Swords — The Art of Chaos
Please take a moment to read today’s announcements prior to leaving the link to your slice of life story.SOL Tuesday #SOL21 — TWO WRITING TEACHERS
Welcome to The Three Things Challenge.
Below are three things that may, or may not, be related. Simply read the prompt and see where your creativity takes you.
You can use one, two or all three words in your post, there are no restrictions regarding length, style, or genre apart from keeping it family friendly.
You can use 3TC, #threethingschallenge or TTC as a tag and my logo if you wish.
Invite us along by creating a pingback to this post, then leave your link in the comments so that other people can read your writings and I’ll see it to respond to you directly. You might like to check out some of the other contributions while you’re there.
I schedule the challenge to go out around 6.30 am UK time, but pingbacks have to be approved manually so might not show immediately. This could be because I’m late accessing…
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WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! This week, Word Crafters, I selected the words to get us going. These words are opposites with many synonym possibilities: Loose & Tight For Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge, you can write your poem in the forms defined on the Poetry Challenge Cheat sheet below: View Cheatsheet Here are some sites that […]#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 212 #SYNONYMSONLY — Word Craft ~ Prose & Poetry
Baseball legend Hank Aaron passed away earlier this month, but he will be remembered for more than his broken baseball records. Though at times lesser known, his philanthropic efforts will leave a legacy of their own. For years, Aaron and his wife invested in HBCUs like Talladega College, paving a way for many students to…At Talladega College, Baseball Legend Hank Aaron Will Be Remembered For His Support — Black News Zone
An intoxicating, unmistakable and almost atavistic perfume. Each bite projects the heart and mind into a distant time, in which simplicity and purity guided gestures and words. And that crunchiness that immediately leaves the way to the most reassuring softness: a contrast that conquers even the most demanding palate. Here’s what’s packed into a slice…Onion Calzone Pugliese – Traditional recipe — Archynetys
From Messy Ness
Here is the blurb
“The tree only had one branch that had to be pruned after being cut off by the weight of snow that fell during winter. The “Ladder of books”, which pays tribute to teachers and their work, in Guadalajara City. Found on Reddit.”
Very cool! But not quite as cool as this
What is so cool about it?
Only the door is real. The rest is graffiti! Also from Messy Nessy (link above)