Happy Mother’s Day

Genesis 2:8  “Now the LORD God had planted a garden in the east, in Eden, and there he put the man he had formed …. Continue reading


Remembering Dr. King My Way 2

Writer’s note:  That night, we sat up all night, fully dressed, with the lights off in the living room, watching.   Chapter 38 from, Thou Shalt Eat Dust.

Chapter 38

THE RAPID KNOCKING at their front door was what woke him.  But it was the urgency in their neighbor, Miss Leona’s, voice that had piqued his curiosity. Continue reading

Remembering Dr. King My Way


Remember Dr. King My Way – Part 1

In April of 1968, I was 15 years old and living on Flournoy Street on the West Side of Chicago.  And we hadn’t been here very long having moved from Latham, Alabama in 1966.   And I vividly recall the riots that broke out upon the news of Dr. King’s death.  I wrote about them in my fictional novel, ‘Thou Shalt Eat Dust. Continue reading

O. J. Simpson


O.J. Simpson arrives for his parole hearing at Lovelock Correctional Centre in Lovelock


Orenthal James Simpson has been granted parole for trying to take back property that was stolen from him.

As a Black woman, who watched his trial for murder, hopefully, this experience has taught him to stay away from white women in the future.

But, as for being confident and out-spoken, that’s just who the man is and that I hope he doesn’t change.


A Tiny Kitten With A Big Mouth

Eliza D. Ankum
Author of
Flight 404
Ruby Sanders (The Ruby and Jared Saga)
Jared Anderson (The Ruby and Jared Saga)
OneThreeThirteen – A President Agent Novel Series Book 1
The Hunt For Red November – A Presidential Agent Novel Series Book 2
Dancing With The Fat Woman
Thou Shalt Eat Dust
A Woman’s Voice: A Book Of Poems
STALKED! By Voices