I know it’s been a minute since my last Black Every Friday post and really, I have no excuses. I just knew that when I returned, it’d have to be with a little heat. I’m so excited to share with you a store and brand that I’ve been a fan of (read: stalking) for years […]Read more "Black Every Friday: Nubian Hueman"
I like to assume that no one reading my blog thinks poorly of Black women, but you never know. I got into a tiny online feud last week with an unconscious “man” of African descent who said I was probably made from an R. Kelly song lol. You have to give this man respect. Uhm.. where? […]Read more "Black Men, We Need To Do Better For Black Women! (a repost)"
So I’m mad late, but you I know I gotta share the arts with you all! P.A.C. (Popular Art Culture) was a showcase of Tupac-inspired artworks. It coincided with his forty-sixth birthday and the release of All Eyez on Me. Did anyone see it? Thoughts? Are you a Tupac fan? I’m a fan, not hardcore, but […]Read more "Sup, blood?"
We can’t afford it We’ve been nickeled and dimed far too many times To make fun of our sisters on the welfare line or To make fun of the young queens on the payday loan line in a bind Trying to pay fall tuition in the wintertime No more change left to spare There’s no […] […]Read more "We Can’t Afford It (a reblog)"
I want to think that God smiles when a Black woman is brave enough to love herself. –Upile Chisala ❤Read more
I had the pleasure of hearing AND MEETING Shanti last month at a live performance and I just had to share her light with y’all! She is SO beautiful, humble, natural and.. real. And incredibly gifted. I just love her energy. If you can’t tell, she’s using a loop machine to record her voice/the track. […]Read more "Black Every Friday: Shanti Om"
Now here in this country, we’ve got something called a nigger.. We have invented the nigger. I didn’t event him. White people invented him. I’ve always known, I had to know by the time I was 17 years old, What you were describing was not me, And what you were afraid of was not me […]Read more "Who is the nigger?"