By Kennedy Christine My first year of college, I took a sociology class that introduced me to the term “master status,” which is an individual’s social role or description that supersedes all their other titles. Master status can refer to how a person identifies or how they’re identified by others. This label and its effects… This […]Read more "How anti-Black colorism forces dark-skinned Black women to be nothing more than “funny” (a repost)"
My big sister said she wants to be more like me. A bigger voice. A taller presence. Sis, don’t discount what it took to get me here. And don’t write off the agony you endured being completely broken down only to be rebuilt to his exact likings. Not to compare or put levels on life’s […]Read more "big like you: a poetry share"
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"
Firstly, how cute is this little graphic☝🏾? Remember way back when when I posted tips on how to wake up with a routine to get it poppin? I mean refreshed. Enthusiastic! Ready. That was mostly for my readers because I think I have the morning routine handled. The nighttime routine tho…? eh. Nonexistent. Well, it […]Read more "turn off the lights…"
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Realize that sleeping on a futon when you’re 30 is not the worst thing. You know what’s worse? Sleeping in a king bed next to a wife you’re not really in love with, but for some reason you married and you got a couple kids and you got a job you hate. You’ll be laying […]Read more "week 8: the risk in playing it safe"
I have fared the best out of the group Although I went through the most I got away with the least amount of scars I remind myself of this every time I find it hard to connect When I wonder why the majority of people I will know for years I always feel new around […] […]Read more "Language Barrier — (a poetry share)"