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 intended AdvertisementsRead more "necessities"
are you doing it because it makes you happy or because the world told you to?Read more "week 18"
Don’t settle for less just because it’s available. ❤Read more "week 17"
By Jailyn Gladney “And when great souls die… Our senses, restored, never To be the same, whisper to us. They existed. They Existed. We can be. Be and be Better. For they existed.” When Great Trees Fall by Maya Angelou In my earliest memories of my mother she is standing at the stove with a… Show […]Read more "Black women loving Black women: On the rituals that sustain community — RaceBaitR"
Just because someone says they want the best for you doesn’t mean that’s a service that they can provide. ❤Read more "week 16: assets & liabilities"
I often hear the comparison of an amorous relationship to a job: it’s work. And with your dream career or any job you want to keep, you show up, do your best and get rewarded with money, health benefits, PTO, accolades, experiences, a 401k, a corner office, a growing salary, etc. And if you’re really […]Read more "Why You Should Date Someone Who Scares the S*** Out of You, A List — Shan Tell’em"
It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit. -Eartha Kitt ❤Read more "week 9"