Category: Tamara Talks: The Series

Taking Care of Me

Posted July 3, 2020 by tambarr1 in Talks with Tam / 4 Comments
Taking Care of Me

I have always been the type of person to effortlessly befriend others. I love meeting new people, and I love making people feel like they are seen, like they are valued, like they are validated. As long as I can remember, building meaningful relationships with people has been my “super power”. I don’t mind complimenting […]

Talks with Tam: Social Justice..

Posted June 25, 2020 by tambarr1 in Talks with Tam / 2 Comments
Talks with Tam: Social Justice and Systemic Racism with Carla Tuttle

For four years, I have been wanting to fight the injustices happening to Black people. I started sharing my feelings about it on Facebook and with my friends. One of my friends, Carla Tuttle has made fighting for Social Justice and against Systemic Racism one of her goals in life. So today, I am sharing […]

Lizzo is the Truth!

Posted September 8, 2019 by tambarr1 in Fashion, Talks with Tam / 0 Comments
Lizzo is the Truth!

In July, J Cole came to give us a glimpse of Dreamville, this weekend C Breezy ventured to North Cackalacky to see if we were in need of his guidance, and on Friday, Lizzo will come to grace us with the truth.  And before you ask me if I’m going to see her, I’m not.  […]

“I’m the Most Impo..

Posted August 25, 2018 by tambarr1 in Talks with Tam / 2 Comments
“I’m the Most Important Person in the Room”

I’m getting ready to assign Joan Didion’s essay “On Keeping a Notebook” to my Juniors this week, so of course, I had to reread it and reacquaint myself with it. Like I said, I’ve read it before, but somehow, this particular paragraph (10) resonated with me more this time around; perhaps, it speaks to where […]