December 30, 2017

The stakes are always high as a Black activist. It is almost unimaginable that the outcome for the Black activist, can be anything but death.

December 12, 2017

"Home is where the heart is." -Gaius Plinius Secundus

Going home for the holidays is always an emotional experience. While some of us revel in thoughts of lazy days spent at home during the holiday season, others don't share or can't relate to that experience. For other...

December 4, 2017

Interestingly enough, no matter how we're failing or what we're failing at, our natural ability to self-preserve discourages us from sharing our failures with others. However, as I start to prepare for my New Year's resolutions for 2018, I think that I will...

November 23, 2017

For many, Black Friday is the official start of the holiday shopping season. It has revolutionized any previous notions that we've had what a "sale" is. Often times, Black Friday is designated for the big retailers such as Target, Walmart, Best Buy, Macy's, and Sears....

August 8, 2017

Fast forward to season 2 Lawrence, and we have a brand new man. A man with renewed self-confidence and a bit of swag.

July 26, 2017 fragment of the bold bio he had read, "exclusive to Black women." So I inquired further.

June 16, 2017

photo by: Dap (the insight)

"I think I'm on the right track now."-OutKast

Fun Fact: I am a wannabe Youtube makeup and natural hair guru. As a result, I find myself constantly rummaging through hundreds of Youtube videos by my favorite beauty icons (Jackie Aina, Naturally...

May 3, 2017

"All Black everything." -JAY Z

The revolution is being televised. The face at the forefront? A racially ambiguous woman named Samantha. 

*Disclaimer: I am not bi-racial. I will not be speaking on behalf of the bi-racial experience. However, I sure as hell am Black....

April 25, 2017

Still, I urge you to take a break. To purge yourself of the bullshit and just breathe. To take some time to remind yourself of what your goals are and to make the conscious effort to try and achieve them. I urge you to pracetice consistency with everything that you do....

I was enjoying so many of the privileges that come with being a heterosexual woman. I got so caught up in our 6th period lunch quickies in the girls bathroom...

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