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The Demand For Black Writers Soars Amid Black Lives Matter Protests

In the wake of the murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, the spotlight on racism against black people in America is shining bright and media organizations en masse are calling for pitches from black writers and multimedia creatives to discuss the Black Lives Matter movement and all things related to blackness.  On… Continue reading The Demand For Black Writers Soars Amid Black Lives Matter Protests

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30 & Barely Thriving

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash At eighteen I had a plan and at twenty-one I was sure I'd see it through. Then 25 came and I will admit fear kicked in but I still had high hopes of everything being alright. Now, here I am at 30, feeling as if I'm barely surviving; wondering when is the… Continue reading 30 & Barely Thriving

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The Feeling of Belonging

There hasn’t been a day since I returned from my trip this January, that I haven’t missed and wanted to be back in Brazil. It’s not just because I felt safer there than I have ever felt in the United States. It’s so much more than that. When I finally got to go back after… Continue reading The Feeling of Belonging

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Okay Summer 17 is Finally Here

Tomorrow is a new month: June. People that read my blogs know that I see a new month as a new start. I really just want to get through June, because I have a big surprise coming in July. June will consist of me saving money, working out more and Vegas!I also want to focus… Continue reading Okay Summer 17 is Finally Here

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Oh What a Time, To Be Alive

Hey my loves :), I have a lot to talk about. Even though it has only been like two weeks since I have updated you all, I have had an eventful two weeks. From anxiety, to anger, to confusion and now tranquility, I have been all over the place. However, I am now in a… Continue reading Oh What a Time, To Be Alive

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Relationships, ponytails… Don’t Force it

Hey guys! This blog is inspired from this image that I keep seeing on social media: This image has inspired me, because I know that as young adults we tend to try and force things to happen all the time. From jobs, relationship, getting our own places, graduating, etc., things will not happen if the… Continue reading Relationships, ponytails… Don’t Force it