“I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femaleness and my femininity. And I want to be respected in all of my femaleness because I deserve to be.” 

-Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

March 6, 2019

I’ve struggled with a few personal issues for over a year and in that time, I did a lot of things that I could’ve never imagined doing. Without getting too in depth, I can say that I compromised my morals in order to “fight” for something I wanted at the time. A comple...

March 7, 2018

Clarissa Vargas is a 24 year old creative born and raised in Harlem, NY. I reached out to her after coming across her Instagram page and taking interest in her aesthetic. In our interview, Clarissa and I discuss vitiligo—pigment loss in areas on the skin—beauty standar...

January 31, 2018

con·fi·dence: a feeling of self-assurance arising from one's appreciation of one's own abilities or qualities.

All women react differently to this word. The meaning varies for each of us because of our personal thoughts and experiences. However, it shouldn't divide us b...

July 5, 2017

Every woman has her own set of flaws that she struggles with on a day to day basis. Some women may feel uncomfortable discussing their insecurities while others embrace them. It's often tough for women to accept their own flaws and address their insecurities in a socie...

April 26, 2017

The Black Woman

I wouldn't be here without the black woman. 

She carried me in her womb.

Sang songs of the sweetest taboo.

She showed me off before she could even see my face. 

Told me everything will be okay.

She birthed me from heaven's passage. 

To hold me like a jewe...

April 19, 2017

I had the opportunity to interview April Okorie, an author and designer, residing in Maryland whom at the sweet age of 18, has accomplished so many amazing things and is enjoying every bit of her journey. April reached out to me after viewing my interview with MEFeater...

March 8, 2017

Recently, I've had the opportunity to interview one of my favorite makeup artists, Felicia La Tour. I first discovered Felicia on Instagram a few years back and I instantly fell in love with her energy (and her tattoos!) just through her posts. Since following her thro...

March 8, 2017

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