Poems

Poetry Pick: ‘Therapy Session’

Bringing you another Poetry Pick Sunday This poem is able to express many feelings that I’ve experienced lately. Last year I thought a lot about where my ancestors may have come from and the privilege many people have in knowing the answer to that. It’s hard being content with not knowing the story of your […]

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Poems

Poetry Pick: ‘Tubman 20s’

I hope your week has been amazing Since tomorrow is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I thought it would be nice to share a Poetry Pick that pertained to history. This poem is performed by Dayanna and Nia Naomi and it is amazing! Check it out:

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Poems

Poetry Pick: ‘Backwards’

Sunday’s are for poetry So, I’m bringing you a poem by Samuel. This piece is entitled, ‘Backwards’ and is an ode to the Black experience in the United States. Check it out:

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Updates

2019 is Here

Is it just me or did 2018 fly by? One minute I was in Miami counting down the seconds from 2017 to 2018 and in the next breath it was Christmas and the year was over. Time is flying and it’s almost scary in a way, but I can’t get caught up in thinking about […]

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Uncategorized

You have 1 Month to Get it Right

Today is December 1st which means we’re finally putting the Christmas lights up, warming the fireplaces and thinking ahead to those tricky New Year’s resolutions. As the year comes to a close I’ve noticed many people on social media discuss how 2018 “wasn’t their year” or maybe they could “try again next year.” But, the […]

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Fashion and Beauty

Fall Fashion: How I Style Blazers

Hey girl hey! It’s been getting cooler outside so last week I started pulling out my cool weather clothes. Sweaters…jackets… you know, the usual. As I was rummaging through storage bins, I realized I own A LOT of blazers. One blazer in particular, has been a piece in my closet since high school (2010 to be […]

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Poems

Poetry Picks: “For Telling the Truth Even When It Hurts”

Welcome back for another Poetry Pick Sunday! I really enjoy bringing you all of these poets and their beautiful pieces because I know I can’t be the only person that still enjoys poetry. It’s such a great way to use words, diction, tone and emotion to convey a message or feeling.  This week’s piece is […]

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