On Lena Horne

May 16, 2010


Oh what a beautiful life…. About now, everyone has said everything there is to say about Lena Horne. Thousands mourned  at her New York funeral this past Friday morning.  A couple of years ago, while watching ‘A Cabin in the Sky‘, one of my favorite oldies, I thought about Ms. Horne and wondered what she […]

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Tribute to Dr. Dorothy Height

May 3, 2010


Honestly, I cannot think of a better way to jump start the Illuminations blog than by honoring the legacy of Dorothy Height.  A prime example of a Perfected Woman, Ms. Height worked diligently for the rights of women and African Americans for well over 40 years.  Instead of listing her tremendous catalog of accomplishments, I’ve […]

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