Things I Wish My Younger Black Self Would Have Known

Clearly, I have been a black girl/woman all my life. However, I was never really okay with it growing up, until I moved to Brooklyn, NY. Now, Brooklyn itself is not a large part of the story, but what I ran away from and what I found when I got here, was the game changer.Continue reading “Things I Wish My Younger Black Self Would Have Known”

Emmett, Trayvon, Sandra, Ahmaud, and Everyone In between…

I am sick to my stomach. I am mad. I am scared. I am… The harder my heart races, the more I feel for my brothers and sisters whose hearts have stopped. Not from old age. Not from an accident. But from an unnecessary, hate filled, racist, MURDER. The thing that angers me the most,Continue reading “Emmett, Trayvon, Sandra, Ahmaud, and Everyone In between…”