Bunkmate Wanted

I am going to be in Chicago July 23 to 26 and am looking for a roommate for some or all of those nights.  I am 28, Taurus, develpment officer at a non profit. I am neat and tidy and don't snore. I put the toilet seat back down and even make my own bed in the morning. If you are interested, please shoot me an email. My blog is The Diversity Projekt. Look forward to hearing from you.  Kathrin  ...more

Private Club also known as Black America

For eight years I have knocked on Black America's door in hopes that someone would let me in. Instead, I keep getting a "thanks but no thanks" card in the mail. I have forged several meaningful friendships with women of color since I moved to America. However, I am disappointed with my interactions with most black people since I moved to America. I am disappointed in constantly having to justify and defend my blackness. realize now that I came here with extremely unrealistic expectations, that have influenced my reactions to these situations. I have sought community all my life. ...more

Ramadan auf Deutsch

As it is the month of Ramadan, I have geared several of my blog posts to interfaith diaologie: Seeking the Cranberry Ramadan Kareem Cheers, Kathrin ...more

Greetings from Philadelphia

I am so glad that I stumbled upon this blog community.  It is inspiring and empowering to see so many wonderful women blogging about their lives and issues that move them. I recently established The Diversity Projekt which faciliates intercultural and interfaith dialogue, and promotes unity among Women of Color in the United States and throughout the African Diaspora.   As a new business owner, I am learning as I go. I hope to learn from other members in this community, and perhaps some of my knowledge will useful to others! Cheers, Kathrin   ...more