Women Are The Sh*t

In honor of International Women’s Day, I find it only right that I acknowledge my fellow amazing women out in the world. Formerly known as International Working Women’s Day and celebrated annually on March 8th, the day was put in place to commemorate the Women’s Rights Movement. If we were to give out awards simply based off the pure excellence of a woman, my mother would be … Continue reading Women Are The Sh*t

The New America

“…this is your life now…” How terrifying.  Yesterday, I had prepared somewhat of a witty post to make light of the election. This was before the polls closed, before the numbers came rushing in, and before the United States elected Donald Trump to the most powerful position in the world. That draft was quickly deleted. When Trump first announced his candidacy, like many others, I did not … Continue reading The New America

Team Light Skin

col·or·ism ˈkələrˌizəm/ noun US prejudice or discrimination against individuals with a dark skin tone, typically among people of the same ethnic or racial group. “Team Light Skin. Team Dark Skin. Light skins are soft. Light skinned girls are evil. Dark skinned girls are tough. Dark skinned men are intimidating. Dark skinned men are winning. Light skins taking all the L’s this year. I don’t like dark … Continue reading Team Light Skin