“Hi, fam. – we have a layover in Miami from 2:00 p.m. 12/24/16 until 10:00 a.m. 12/25/16. How far are you from this hotel?” I received this message on December 18, 2016, in a group text message. “How convenient! Always let someone know on such short notice. Oh, and holiday weekend too? No! We don’t work! We have no lives! No one travels to … Read More Not My Layover
After I returned from my visit to the UAE, I have realized that I am in love with who I have become. I do not know what may be in my rich ancestral lineage, but I am in love with every bit of me. I am in love with the extremely tight curl in my hair. My gumball sized eyes are so big and … Read More Virgin Hair
Define Me… My hair doesn’t define who I am! My hair doesn’t say I’m not qualified! My hair does not say I’m a rebel. My hair says I am who I am and that I am African American. I was raised to love who I am. I have always loved my hair. It was always long, thick and black. From a toddler, my mother … Read More How Hair Defines A Black Woman?