breaking up is hard to do.

You used to share everything. There wasn’t a crevice of her life you weren’t privy to, and the same went for yours. She cheered at your graduation, you at her p...

a Black girl.

 Growing up a Black girl meant I was born with more swag than you could ever imagine and I hate how “yal” made that word popular. It means that they are called ...

wrong me.

“I’m trying to find my peace. I was made to believe there’s something wrong with me.” I thought something was wrong with me. I thought m...

on Beyoncé and Black women.

In 2016 everything went wrong. Correction, nearly everything went wrong. Everyone died, the United States elected an orange as President (a death of sorts), and...

Wake up, Mr. West.

“so is he in the ER or is he in the looney bin?” After a series of rants and cancelled shows, news of Kanye West being admitted to the UCLA Medical Center broke...

forgiveness looks like…

Kendrick was right, loving u is complicated. I hated you. I’ve had to be strong when you weren’t, Get up and be normal when you when couldn’t,...

Insecure as Fuck.

As a proud member of Bougie Black Girls of America, I thoroughly enjoy a night filled with a random salmon dish, an Olivia Pope sized glass of Merlot, and Netfl...

compassion smells like…

I remember always wanting to be like you. Strong, intelligent, authentic. Every single thing a person should be. I don’t remember when I chose you, but I ...

love tastes like…

 like spicy tenders that I don’t have to wait another twenty minutes for. like coffee with 3 sugars and no milk or creamer because you know my favorite th...