Author Archive | Tanya Cromartie-Twaddle

Sisterhood and Community Healing

What a cold and distant place a woman must descend to in order to watch her own flesh and blood baby waste away. Recent news stories about two sisters accused of neglect and murder crippled me emotionally. How could they keep their dire circumstances hidden, and did they have anyone in their lives to save […]

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Telling Our Stories

by Tanya Cromartie-Twaddle Black History Month. This is the month set aside for the appreciation of African American Heritage. For me, it is the most complicated time of the year when it comes to my VIEWS. I am reflective, angry, proud, disappointed, appreciative, suspicious, sensitive, all at once.

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