Spring and Summer 2016: Articles, Blogs, Features, and Essays

Hey all! This year has been so good to me. I've seen my writing take off! Here are my published works for the Spring and Summer season. More to come soon!   Intersectional Feminism: Race, Identity, and Gender Unapologetically Me: The Struggles of Being a Blaxican Skater Girl on My Black Matters Black girls are often measured by a… Continue reading Spring and Summer 2016: Articles, Blogs, Features, and Essays

2016 Releases: Summer Vibes

In need of some tunes? Here's a list of some of my favorite releases. Start your summer off with some good vibes. Pool by Porches What it feels like: Swimming underwater and basking in the sun. What it sounds like: 1980's Revival, Teenage Angst,  Electric Crooning Favorite Tracks: Underwater, Be Apart, Mood   The Way I… Continue reading 2016 Releases: Summer Vibes

The Most \m/ Links of the Week

Here's a round up of stories (some older, some newer) that rock! WHAT DO HARDCORE, FERGUSON, AND THE "ANGRY BLACK WOMAN" TROPE ALL HAVE IN COMMON? BY: KAYLA PHILLIPS "Solidarity is awareness, and the ability to listen if you say you're going to. It's standing beside me or behind me, not in front of me."… Continue reading The Most \m/ Links of the Week

A Message From Our Fairy Godmamas and Sistas

#BlackGirlsRock is sweeping the globe as women and girls are reminded of their worth, magic, and excellence. Danai Gurira, who was recognized for her Star Power, mentioned the importance of having a fairy godmama or sister-someone to look up to as you pursue your goals and dreams. Here are some powerful words and insights to remember from our… Continue reading A Message From Our Fairy Godmamas and Sistas

#LeapDay Reading List

Here are some things to read while you enjoy your extra day of the year sailing the internet seas. Careful! There are some sharks out there!