for the black men who don’t love black women because she’s angry maybe because her footsteps are a sin and her breath is a crime. she can’t express without a dagger thrown her direction and here you come telling her to smile and she has to decide if she wants to be brazen or be […]
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How sweet is this?! I was going to say that this is a great reminder to youth that they control their destiny, their emotions and that no one can define them unless they allow—but this is a great reminder to us all. ❤
Read more "Melanin Poppin"
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)"
Not only do I love Oshun’s voices, but I love their messages. If you didn’t hear what they said, in short, drop that zero if he’s not on your same wavelength, boo boo. It’ll save you the headaches and heartache. happy v-day (the V is for the ✌🏾when you walk out the door) ❤
Read more "Parts: a word on (self)love and lack thereof"
I am the product of centuries of women who have learned to tend to their own backs with their own oiled hands and their own split black knuckles and their own yellow palms. I am from a line of women who have evolved mouths that slow kiss honey even after a full body burn. I […]
Read more "Skin and Sun"