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Color Shouldn’t “COLOR” judgement

Colorism is prejudice or discrimination against individuals with darker skin tones. Typically, this occurs among people of the same ethnic or racial group. For example, colorism within the Black community says you’re too dark to be beautiful, or you’re too light to be black. It has been a serious emotional and psychological battle for all… Continue reading Color Shouldn’t “COLOR” judgement

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The She Series – “Forward, Never Back”

Hello and welcome back to another installment of The She Series. I hope you've missed me and if you're new to this segment be sure to check out a few of my previous posts. The She Series is me taking you a little deeper into my entries from my books, The Diary of She Vol.… Continue reading The She Series – “Forward, Never Back”

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Love Your Skin- stop the body shaming!

Body shaming is the act of humiliating people about their shape or size, and is one issue in society that affects women of all ages. Men tend to hide their insecurities, but we women talk about ours. On social media or among other women, most aren’t afraid to discuss the bodies they wish to have,… Continue reading Love Your Skin- stop the body shaming!

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SOMEBODY THAT I USED TO KNOW.

This year I lost one of my best friends. Am I sad? Not really. It's just unfortunate. Over the course of two years she had been nagging me about being a "better friend." My whole problem with that was I have NEVER been a bad friend to her. Whenever she needed me, whenever she was… Continue reading SOMEBODY THAT I USED TO KNOW.

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Dear Michaela,

I know that night time can be hard. As soon as the sun goes down you go back to that place... the place you hate being. You tell yourself that you are going to go to sleep early and that you are finally going to get some rest, but that doesn't happen... 12AM... 1AM... 2AM...… Continue reading Dear Michaela,

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Walk By Faith Not By Sight

One thing I want to work on now that I have more free time is my confidence. I have mentioned before that I want to become more confident, but now I can focus on it. I am just so worried I won’t be successful. I feel like there’s so many people grinding, what will make… Continue reading Walk By Faith Not By Sight