Cicely Tyson, Today I Honor You

I was so stunned when my friend texted that Cicely Tyson died yesterday. I know she was 96 years old, but her poise and presence made me believe she would live on forever. Ms. Tyson was the epitome of greatness to me, so today, I must take a moment to honor her. I had theContinue reading “Cicely Tyson, Today I Honor You”

Broadway from Your Bedside

Stephanie Mills dancing and singing as Dorothy in The Wiz is my most vivid memory of Broadway as a child. Up to that point, I like every other girl that watched the Wizard of Oz on television, only knew Dorothy to be a cute, dark-haired innocent-looking white girl. So, when I saw Stephanie Mills easing down the roadContinue reading “Broadway from Your Bedside”