Practical tips for any go-getter to achieve her wildest Dreams in 2018.
Instead of making new year’s reso-lies this year, I chose to make a list of things I refuse to do. And honestly, these are things I refuse to do another day. I refuse to let people use me another day. As women, we try to be everything for everyone; especially for people that we careContinue reading “What I REFUSE to Do In 2018”
Honestly, so far my 20s have been uncertain and uncomfortable. Sometimes its disappointing. Disillusioning. Some days I don’t know if I’m coming or going and other days I’m completely sure of my decisions. There’s no way I “have it all together” but somehow I feel an extreme pressure to be so. There are unspoken expectationsContinue reading “Dear 20 something…”
I used to believe I hated you you had subtracted from me what I thought was my worth you made me believe everyone saw me the way you did you became every bully every reason I didn’t have friends why I avoided mirrors. your words cut me your laughs violated me my thoughts toldContinue reading “To the Guy Who Called Me A Hippo In Ninth Grade”
Imagine. Just for a second. You were born into a family where no one looked like you, spoke like you or liked the same things as you. That is my dilemma. Not exactly, though. I know something like speech and personality doesn’t compare to something as sensitive as skin tone in the black community. ButContinue reading “When Your Melanin Poppin’”
Honestly, I haven’t felt pretty in a while. And it’s not something I’m looking to get pity from. I can encourage other women by telling them they’re beautiful and they’re worth it but sometimes I can’t do the same for myself. I haven’t looked in a mirror and felt completely beautiful or said to myselfContinue reading “When You Don’t Feel Pretty”
The tragedy of daughters being separated from their fathers is a common story nowadays. Follow one young woman as she transitions from bitterness to forgiveness.