Perfect skin eluded me for years until I finally gave up trying to get it.
To spawn or not to spawn — that is the question. Too bad I still don’t have an answer.
Princesses represent black women finally being seen and cherished.
My naturally long hair is my emotional cover.
I never expected to go home with him for the holidays this year, nor did I expect any of our kisses to begin with Kay. But as much as I’ve seen photos of his family members and know their names, I did kind of expect that at least one of them might come to know mine.
I wonder why skinny girls stuff their faces at Chipotle and still get to be skinny (yes, “get to be,” because skinny equals privilege in our world) and I count my 1,500 cals every day while being denied that privilege that the weight loss industry says should come from doing so.
As we approach the third season’s midpoint, I am quickly falling out of love with Olivia. In fact I’ve started calling her Olivia Nope.
If you’ve ever had your ugly-runner’s-face documented, you understand my plight.
But I’m working through it.
As much as the African-American community tried to make my generation aware of racism, it was dead to me. The world seemed like a completely different place than it did back in those days.