Over three decades ago I became a mother for the first time to an amazing daughter, Courtney Sabra Marie Gladney is her name. I have always been a family person but I was unaware and unprepared for the accountabilities and responsibilities of motherhood. Being a mother is one of the greatest gifts God has given me and I thank him daily for trusting me with such important labor of love. I am truly grateful for both my daughter and my son, Frederic Douglas Gladney, III. As we
When you are blessed to have good people in your life it can be difficult to decide who you want to write about or pay tribute to during National Women’s History Month. However, there are always stars in the universe that shine so bright there is no way you can miss their brilliance. One such person in my life is my sister-friend, Dr. Lauren Michelle Walton. Our friendship started over 30 years ago and although I started as her mentor, somewhere over time she became mine.