Back to Cool

innovativesupplies.net article by Erickka Sy Savane via madamenoire.com You’ve been thinking about starting a business and every time you come close to doing it your mind hits the brakes. If that’s you, keep reading and you’ll think again about hesitating. Take Nneka, a 27-year-old single mom fresh out of the military for example. She recently […]

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afrofuturism

Afrofuturism is a literary and cultural aesthetic that combines elements of science fiction, historical fiction, fantasy, Afrocentricity, and magic realism with non-western cosmologies in order to critique not only the present-day dilemmas of people of color, but also to revise, interrogate, and re-examine the historical events of the past. First coined by Mark Dery in 1993 and explored in the late 1990s through conversations led by scholar Alondra Nelson, Afrofuturism addresses […]

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week 12 \\ 2015

Why I’m Not Buying Clothes [for myself] for the Entire YEAR Mom said “you… what?” My sister laughed and a friend asked a horrified “whyyyy??!” It sounds crazy. I know. Just read. Firstly, I have a lot of clothes. A. Lot. I’ve been told so and I believe it. In my last apartment, I had […]

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Hot Commodity

[Firstly, let me apologize for my ridiculously long absence. As we all know, life happens and you lose motivation or nothing is inspiring you or you’re not in the mood to write… or, as in my case, all of the aforementioned. But gs and I aren’t going anywhere! And I will continue pumping out the […]

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