When I was a seventh grader in a Massachusetts boarding school my hall prefect told me that all Black people look alike. I laughed—or rather cackled—at the foolishness of this girl. I thought of her as “mental,” in the commonRead the Rest »
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About this blog
Baldhead Empress is a blog about affirmation. I, Baldhead Empress, Cheryl McCourtie, will apply my life experience--my childhood years spent in Jamaica, Liberia, Malawi and Swaziland--and my work as a magazine editor and nonprofit fund-raiser and communications specialist to this blog.
I invite you to join me as I celebrate wonderful people across the globe who are trying to leave this earth a better place than they found it. One Love!