Kim Porter

Kim Porter, mother, model and actress was found dead today due to cardiac arrest. She had been battling pneumonia for the past couple of weeks. Kim was only 47 years old which makes her passing even more tragic and sad. Kim had such a fulfilling life and she was a wonderful mother to all of … Continue reading Kim Porter

Edges Laid

Since my Black Hair Struggles post, some readers were interested in what I used to lay my edges. I don't mind DMs inquiring about hair products I use because it may work for you. Black women, we know we like to have our edges laid don't we? LMBO! By the way, some of my non-Black … Continue reading Edges Laid

Black Hair Struggles

To all my Non-Black subscribers, feel free to skip this post. As a Black woman, I love having natural hair, but there are times where I struggle with it. I struggle because I have different textures of hair scattered all across my head. Since I cut off over half of my hair, the struggle has … Continue reading Black Hair Struggles

Jemel Roberson

If you have been paying attention to the news, you know very well who Jemel Roberson was. I say was because he is now deceased. What caused his untimely death? Four shots from a trigger happy police officer. A police officer who was informed by several of the patrons that Jemel was the security guard. … Continue reading Jemel Roberson

My Heart Isn’t In It

As December draws closer and closer, I find myself becoming more and more nonchalant or unconcerned about a lot of things. I'm trying my best to prepare myself mentally, physically and emotionally for the one year anniversary of my father's passing. I was due to do a few literary magazine interviews this month, but I … Continue reading My Heart Isn’t In It

It’s Because…

I was asked, why am I expressing such a dislike for the "standard" BMI index? Because it's unrealistic for Black women like myself who are well-endowed in the hips, thighs and buttocks area. Keep reading because I'll be sharing a few more pictures at the end of my post to support my stance. I can't … Continue reading It’s Because…

Overweight? Nah, Not Even Close

*I'll be sharing pictures of Black women who are considered overweight based on their BMI index. It's important for me to note that these women are active and healthy despite being considered overweight.* I'll be the first to admit that there is a problem with obesity globally. Some of it is due to health problems … Continue reading Overweight? Nah, Not Even Close