Choose people who choose you. A social media account I’m subscribed to posted this as a reminder to those of us who can’t seem to get it. Yes, you may be awesome. Smart. Sexy. Funny. Ambitious with an infectious smile. Charismatic and interesting. Give great advice and heartfelt hugs with a knack for making everyone […]Read more "week 22: choosy lover"
What If I Am A Black Woman? Is it a disease? Well, if it is, I sure hope its catching Because they need to pour it into a bottle, label it, and sprinkle it All over the people men and women who Ever loved or cried, worked or died For any one of us. So…What […]Read more "What if I am a Black Woman? (other people’s poetry)"
The art of conversation lost in a digital generation We sit in silence eyes glued to screens Ignoring those begging to be seen Whatever happened to deep convos getting lost in theories and ideas Meaningful words connecting energetically lingering stares Nowadays It’s all so rare -Dionne MT- Breathe Think Write Release A word via Generation Z […]Read more "Generation Z (a repost)"
Be mindful of how you treat people. Be mindful of how you handle things. Be mindful of your intentions. Be mindful. -alex elle ❤Read more "week 21"
So many people glorify and romanticize “busy”. I do not. I value purpose. I believe in resting in reason and moving in passion. If you’re always busy/,loving, you will miss the important details. I like mountains. Still, but when it moves, lands shift and Earth quakes. -unknown to me ❤Read more "week 20"
By Amber Butts Female octopuses die from anemia and exhaustion 2-10 months after they give birth. They spend those months protecting and cleaning their eggs. They do not eat. As my body spread over a cold chair and a doctor said words I did not understand, I shook. I took two pills and waited for… A […]Read more "My womb is not a burial site: What is motherhood to Black women facing abortion & the loss of their children?"
black men and black women must remind each other how beautiful, necessary and valuable we are in the context of each other @necessaryblackness ❤ image source; no copyright infringement intendedRead more "necessities"