Chaos Before This Black Girl Does Grad School

Originally posted on Black Girl Does Grad School:
Often times I am asked why I’m applying to graduate school. That’s followed with questions about my area of study and, upon me explaining it, most ask why I’m choosing to study fine arts. And I appreciate the concern. Making money is a requirement in the game…

Liebster Blog Award Nominee 2017

Hello all, so I’ve had the honor of being nominated for the Liebster Blog Award and I’m so excited! The Liebster Award’s goal is to give spotlight to new blogs with a small following and share the love! To all my nominees you can find the official rules here. Before I get into it here’s aContinue reading “Liebster Blog Award Nominee 2017”

Here Goes Nothing

Finally. Feelings of relief and satisfaction enfolded me. Here goes nothing. One word then another swiftly appears across the stuffed envelope. Naivety and optimism are at the forefront of my thoughts. A sense of accomplishment flowed through me. My vocal cords vibrated and my lungs gave way to produce the sweetest, soothing, calmest and all-encompassingContinue reading “Here Goes Nothing”

With this Gift.

With these words I thee Wed. Harmony Lost in the shadows of my doubt Who would believe in me Anyway? By any means Would I try to wed the cry in my heart with the words that birthed it Words that gave More than an A paper or honorable mention No accolade could demand myContinue reading “With this Gift.”

With this Gift.

With these words I thee Wed. Harmony Lost in the shadows of my doubt Who would believe in me Anyway? By any means Would I try to wed the cry in my heart with the words that birthed it Words that gave More than an A paper or honorable mention No accolade could demand myContinue reading “With this Gift.”