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“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.”
– Maya Angelo
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.
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.