If you aren’t pocketing a little change from every conversation into some part of your life, you’re investing in the wrong conversations. -unknown AdvertisementsRead more "week 12: pocket change"
Remind your daughters that they are more than their physical traits. (their breasts, curves and their thighs). yes, you are beautiful, but that’s not enough to pay your bills. to put food on the table. you are not a one night stand to soak all your sugar and honey for every man that passes by […]Read more
Pro-tip: Don’t let the toxic mixture of fear and laziness fuck with your goals, ambition and productivity. -unknown photo credit; no copyright infringement intendedRead more "week 11"
The walk from my apartment in Washington Heights to my junior high school was no longer than 15 minutes. Yet, every morning I would have to go to the building across from me and wait for this tardy girl so that I could walk to school with her. I don’t remember having any conversations with […] […]Read more "The Power of Resting Bitch Face (a reblog)"
Why is it always about race?? she asks with feigned innocence. Again. My eye twitches. I give a half smirk, half scowl and search the ceiling for answers and strength. God? Forgive me as I wet my full lips to prepare to drop this informational bomb: Have you heard A Seat at the Table? The […]Read more "why is it always about race? : a gist"
When they say you’re difficult, When they say you’re a challenge, When they say you don’t fit in, When they say you stand out, Always remember that what they can’t quite express is that you’re outstanding. –The JeliRead more "week 10"
“I’m reclaiming my time!” has to be my favorite quote of 2017 and I am as serious as Auntie Maxine with its usage. Last month, I met a fellow blogger, was introduced to her blog then read a post that changed my life. For those that aren’t ready to face the man in the mirror, the […]Read more "Reclaiming My Time"