Now the reason for that was because, unbeknownst to her when she named me, Cherisse and its variants were stereotypically black names debatable.
If you are starting off too, do you think you could admit that you might be addicted to excuses? In the Jewish religion, names are very important-however you cannot name a baby after someone living.
My name is… October 18, The truth is names are a part of every culture and are of enormous importance to those who receive them. So far, I've been seeing people sending me videos of their progress and blog posts of their successes. I believe that my name has helped me to become a person who likes to be different from others and more unique.
He shared countless stories of his experiences immigrating to this country to my mom, and unfortunately he died before I was born.
This is the moment where I am airing my dirty laundry, admitting my fault, and holding myself accountable to all of you. Since I had given up the name they gave me when I was born, it felt only right.