â€œTo describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.â€
– Maya Angelo
Happy Motherâ€™s Day from co-hosts and their youngest kids.
Co-host Cyslie tells us about her mom and her grandmother who live in Kentucky.
Skype interview clips are heard with co-host Vanessaâ€™s mom in Ohio.
Verna (mom) was born in Arkansas but raised in Memphis Tennessee.
She has 7 siblings but was raised by her grandmother Mimi.
Parents and grandparents occupation which included cotton picking, homemaker and employed by a Doctor.
She became ill at the age of 8 years old.
She tells us about her life at a boarding school in Nashville.
Her view on racism being visually impaired.
Her granddaughter, Sharmell asks the last question â€œWhat advice would you give a 30-year-old like me about life?â€
Her answer is to keep God first in your life.