After binge watching the new on Netflix series I was brought to write this rant. Thoughts of stories flowed through my mind as I wrote from the perspective of the many women I have come to know in the last three years. Before choosing to watch the show I saw a few fluff pieces on how this show was too negative a depiction of black women and women in general. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion but I will not stand behind those who feel like they can take for everyone.
Someone once said I was like a light for moths and it just so happens that a species of moths are attracted to my favorite tree. My writing is inspired my the most random interactions. For those who don't want to read the whole piece and may need inspiration themselves, just read the first and the last line.
A measurement of friendship based upon personal growth and development. Consider who you surround yourself with, are they draining or adding? Taking or giving? Uplifting or downplaying?
Like the water that flows, she gives abundantly. Pouring out her heart full of love into those around her. Like the water that flows, she is limitless. Able to fill any emptiness. And move into places that no one else can see, without focusing. Like the water that flows, she can move with or without... Continue Reading →
Ladies, what happens next when you find out you were the side chick… We live in a society where the fetishization of being the side chick is at an all-time and high and the women that conform to it do not care. So, they continue on being the mashed potato beside your Filet Mignon. Most... Continue Reading →