Live Loud

Once I saw a film about a man, a black man, who had money, respect and a happy family. He lived as if the world didn’t scold him. And what did he receive in turn for his freed life? Twelve years of bondage. Lied to, spit on, stripped of his identity, and beaten. His neck…

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Growth

I’m not going to paint a perfect picture. An album of beautifully crafted still lives haunt my computer screen and my thoughts. The experience, the moment, was the hardest thing I ever had to do (in my young adult life, that is). Four months in a foreign land felt like K.O.s to the old me.…

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Religious Studies

Mr. Professor, You made religion look dirty you gave the bible a new name one similar to vomit and feces you definitely didn’t make it easy for me. I dreaded everything I made sure I was late everyday to compensate for my lack of interest in readings coupled with my mean mug plastered in the…

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Created for More

  Being a college senior myself and just having graduated last Sunday, I find that there are several individuals who all seem to ask me the same question: “so what’re you gonna do next?” My response is usually sarcastic: “Well, I’m gonna go get lunch” or “Well, I’m headed to bed right now”. It’s actually…

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We Are Listening

“What a great time to be young and Christian in America” (Yay!) This is something that a young believer probably has not head or said recently. However in light of other world events that plague numerous countries, being young and Christian in America seems pretty sweet. For reasons I can’t explain, many believers feel that…

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About Me

  Welcome to the Family. I’m Shanisha. To be completely honest, I write because it is a way for me to be open with myself and the world around me. This place is like a personal journal for women to relate to. I take transparency seriously and value the art of being our genuine true selves.…

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