Because sometimes life just takes over and we forget what used to come naturally. Thanks for this reminder + awesome list, Ashleee 😉 Completely focusing on my education and career drained me of my creativity. As a result, I was left with a void in my life. Five or so years ago, I made the […]Read more "HOW TO BE A CREATIVE — PINKGUMBEAUX"
We drink too much, smoke too much, spend too recklessly, laugh too little, drive too fast, get too angry, stay up too late, get up too tired, read too little, watch TV too much. We have multiplied our possessions but reduced our values. We talk too much, love too seldom and hate too often. We’ve […]Read more "week 21 || 2016: third world problems"
I often think she’d be so pretty without all the extras. But then again, she would probably look + act like a totally different person, so who knows? Society has us all fucked up.. Her eyebrows took up 2/3rds of her face and her lashes seemed to be reaching for both brows in an attempt to […]Read more "ego vs."
I always wanted what I used to think of as a unique name- like Naomi, Earth, Maya, Sade, Tierney, Niara or Veronica- at least something not so common. Instead, I grew up a Kelley alongside many, many Kellies, at one point being one of six in a middle school English class. Yea.. But Kelley does […]Read more "sugarcane"
There is a man in every woman and a woman in every man. Women are the pillars of the world. A complete person is one who can nurture both sides. (Drabo, Skirt Power/Taafe Fanga, 1997) Key words: nurture both sides. Just a piggyback off last Wednesday’s post because it simply sums up what I believe […]Read more "week 20 || 2016: Balance"
Sanitary Belt. Sanitary Belt with Moisture-proof Napkin Pocket. Carrier attachment for invalid walkers. Bathroom Tissue Holder. Back washer mounted on a shower wall and bathtub. Mary Beatrice was born on May 17, 1912. Her sister, Mildred, invented the Family Treeditions game, which -you guessed it- helps people learn of their ancestors and family trees. And instead […]Read more "a bit of black herstory"