Alma's Daughter

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About me

Location United States
Introduction Lesbian—that's me.
Interests Art, music, film, politics, Black lesbians.
Favorite Movies Devil in a Blue Dress, Daughters of the Dust, My Man Godfrey, Sankofa, Les Misrables (with Belmondo), Lion in Winter, On the Waterfront, Chinatown, The Killing of a Chinese Bookie, Raging Bull, The Wire, anything by Ava DuVernay ... so much to watch with so little time.
Favorite Music The Dells, Martha Reeves, Monk, Esther Phillips, Millie Jackson, Big Mama Thornton, Etta James, Cannonball, Shirley Horn, Aretha, Biggie, Talib, Billie Holliday, Jimmy Smith, Coleman Hawkins, Lil Kim, Nevile Brothers, Freddie Hubbard, Wayne Short, Big Joe Turner, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters
Favorite Books Audra Lorde, James Baldwin, Chinua Achebe, bell hooks, Chester Himes, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Toni Morrison, Walter Mosley, Bessie Head, Neely Fuller Jr., Sonia Sanchez, Nikki Giovanni

You moved the pot before the coffee stopped brewing. Do you smell the mountains or the burro?

A better question is what would Aretha do?