sixtothirtysix has written 8 posts for SIX to thirty*six

Top 10 Young Black Women of Power

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Great Teachers… phenom or fiction?

We were so excited to be 6 and in the 1st Grade! I think that my Darling Diva was so anxious as the days of summer fun drew to a close and we began the “Back to School” mode.  She isn’t one of those children who just doesn’t like school.  She had the ‘new-teacher’ jitters … Continue reading

single lady: LisaRaye McCoy

LisaRaye McCoy Delights in Double Dose of Shows   (by: Tonya Pendleton, BlackAmericaWeb.com) LisaRaye McCoy is a survivor. Instead of fading slowly into the woodwork like some women of a certain age, her career is going stronger than before. She’s now the lead on two TV shows – playing herself, as only she can, on TV … Continue reading

He’s Just Not that Into You

What? Me!  How could he just not be that into me?  I wasn’t offended when she said it though.  I suppose as an outsider to the situation it could most certainly seem that way.  And if I’m the one who is delusional then… How stupid am I? Why do we [women] do this to ourselves?  … Continue reading

Lights Out

As much as I like to sleep in total darkness… I love coming into my dark bedroom on nights when the moonlight is cast ever so gently across the bed. I see the moon and the moon sees me… It takes me to a place that seems so long ago that I would never recall … Continue reading

Bonding with a New Friend

As the parent of an only child, I am oftentimes plagued with feeling like my Darling Diva should have a close circle of girl friends since she does not have that sibling bond.  Earlier this year, there was a new addition to our kinderQueen’s class – she was soft-spoken and is described by her mother … Continue reading

Birthday Bash

And now we are six… going on 36.  Birthdays of years past: Our Princess is One Glamy Gymnast Toddlerella’s at The Palace Ballroom Flying into Spring with the Park Primadonna Pre-KinderQUEEN of the Jungle “What kind of party do you want this year?”  I ask.  “I want to go to Hawaii!” she says.  You can … Continue reading

its never really The End, is it?

Now We Are Six Author: A.A. Milne   THE END   When I was one, I had just begun. When I was two, I was nearly new. When I was three, I was hardly me. When I was four, I was not much more. When I was five, I was just alive. But now I … Continue reading