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.ย  This week’s piece is […]

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Fashion and Beauty

Fall Fashion: How to Style Prints

Recently, I’ve been obsessed with the latest fashion trends and I wondered how I could express that love. Then it dawned on me that this blog is a reflection of me. Not only in thought but in physical form as well. I used to do a bit of fashion writing over at Freelancer Mag so why […]

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Updates

I Need Your Help

Today I’m bringing you something that is very near and dear to my heart. At the end of 2016, I had my first Christmas Drive for the Tallahassee, Fl community. That year, we distributed gifts to the homeless shelter and Lighthouse Children’s home. Last year, the drive raised $800 for gifts and this time we […]

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Updates

We Can’t Make America Great Again

Today has been difficult for me. Last night as I watched the midterm election results pour in, the hope and joy I felt of the possible restoration of America as I once knew it was quickly replaced by a deep sadness. I, like many people last night, expected a “blue wave” or the overwhelming election […]

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Updates

7 Reasons You Should Vote Today

Today is a very important day. It’s November 6th, Election Day!ย That means for every citizen of the United States that is of voting age and eligibility, you have the opportunity to be apart of history.ย I’m sure I don’t have to tell you how important this election is for all of us. But just in case […]

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Poems, Quotes

Poetry Picks: “On Emotional Labor”

Hello good people! It’s Sunday and you know on Sundays I bring you my favorite Poetry Picks.ย  Today’s poem is by Janae Johnson. If I were ever at a loss for words on how Black women are treated, this poem would be the perfect explanation. Press play…    

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