first, we define. Misogynoir is a portmanteau of “misogyny” and the French word for black, “noir." Moya Bailey dubbed the word in 2010 to describe the particular racialized sexism that Black women face. it’s a word used to acknowledge the combination of racism and sexism that is specific to Black women. it is not a … Continue reading angry black woman
the Joker Effect.
i know it's seems insensitive to talk about relationships at a time like this. but there's no better time to desire a partner and kids. you run around scrambling, sacrificing for a better place. but who makes sure you have a pillow for your head to lay? you carry all the loads because your back … Continue reading the Joker Effect.
letter to Kobe.
today is my birthday and all i can think about is you. my dad was a Shaq fan so i didn't have a choice but to watch the Lakers. and there you were. a young cocky kid telling the world just how great you were. kinda like how Ali told everybody he was the greatest at … Continue reading letter to Kobe.
Signs of Love Making.
There was this man named Aquarius. He had been dating Gemini for years. Grew up and lived with each other. Everyone tells Aquarius that they're perfect for each other. Everything points that way, too. Gemini is intelligent, beautiful, loves kids, great credit, loves mankind. Now Aquarius, very easy going. Doesn't ask for much. Just love. … Continue reading Signs of Love Making.
Black Love is Revolutionary
Beyoncé "I will never LET you shoot the nose off my Pharoah." love is a choice. stop acting as if love is something you just get on accident. like it's the flu. something you came across. when you SHOOT YOUR SHOT, THAT WAS SOMETHING YOU DID DELIBERATELY. and if you made it, you pursued it, … Continue reading Black Love is Revolutionary