What does who you love have to do with you hating me? Call me out my name for laughs, and air my insecurities Exploit my loyalty But treat my body, my life like property? Negro, please. You disrespect me and still expect me to catch you when you fall But I won't be the one … Continue reading To Be Loved In Return: An Ode to Black Men
1. You have a purpose. 2. There is a new opportunity tomorrow (and the day after that, btw.) 3. The world is much bigger than the overcrowded confines of your mind. 4. You need to discover something that you would die for, then 5. You need to keep living for it.
“I don’t know a single black girl who’s carefree because it ain’t easy being a girl of color, period. God, I wish we were carefree. A lot of political things would have to dramatically change in this planet for a woman of color to be carefree.” -Cree Summer, Fusion.net Interview I found myself binge … Continue reading #CarefreeBlackGirlCares
Making the decision to lose weight is one of the hardest choices we have to make. There are a lot of personal questions that need to be answered, such as: “How did I get to this weight?” “Why do I want to lose weight?” “How should I start my journey?” “How do I maintain my … Continue reading I Don’t Wanna Be Skinny, I Just Wanna Fit My Jeans