Fucked

The scent lingers, Not of love but of you The sweet smell of your herbal remedy collides with the air connecting deeper than we do, I smell smoke but I breathe you. Did you notice? Hmmm. You didn't say. You didn't stay. Am I the picturesque image of indignity Or just a girl who thought …

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To answer the question, “why are you raising money to go to Ghana?”

Giving is a sacrifice. It requires that we think with our hearts first and not our minds. Many times I have given my last to someone in need. But more important I give my FIRST to the people and things I love. The Bible says "where you treasure is, your heart will be also." It's …

“Happy”

For weeks I've seen several of my friends hashtag #100HappyDays. That, coupled with the fact that I want to scream every time I hear Pharrell's "Happy" made me believe I could use a little more happy in my own life. I embarked upon the #100HappyDays journey; two hours in I quit. Let me tell you …

I Love Being Single Until I See A Happy Couple Then I Think I’m Missing Out

My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude.  Warsan Shire I've been single for a while now. Nearly 5 years after giving birth to my first child and the dissolution of the tumultuous relationship with his father, I am ready for love. Though there hasn't been a Black …