Honoring our Mother’s on Mother’s Day!

 

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.”
– Maya Angelo
Show Notes
  1. Introduction
    • Happy Mother’s Day from co-hosts and their youngest kids.
    • Co-host Cyslie tells us about her mom and her grandmother who live in Kentucky.
  2. Skype interview clips are heard with co-host Vanessa’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 “What advice would you give a 30-year-old like me about life?”
    • Her answer is to keep God first in your life.
       
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