On social media as of late, we have been seeing a trend where people are listing certain things they view as red flags. Some of these are humorous as some people can relate to them. Others may not tickle our funny bones as much but we’ll angrily agree with them because we are able to … More #GreenFlags: Lessons From Love & Dating
First, you need to do whatever they tell you to because that’s the only way anyone seems to think they can remain happy… Yeah…NO! That’s not what this article is going to be about. I’m not going to sit here and write you a 10 Ways To Keep A Man/Woman article because quite frankly those … More Do You Wanna Know How… To Keep A Wo(man)?
So I kept seeing this one guy every time I went out —Tall, light-skin, green eyes and covered in tattoos. The more I seen him the more I became intrigued. I wanted to know who he was, what he did and if I could get closer to him. After-all, he was a pretty popular guy … More Sydney’s Tale: The D Wasn’t Enough
President Donald Trump has been banned and restricted from several social media sites due to his dangerous rhetoric on the platforms. His rhetoric caused the failed coup on Capitol Hill on January 6th, 2021. Several people are upset or concerned about the ban. The reach of big tech companies is problematic. Still, it is time … More The Presidential Ban
The documentary The Social Dilemma examines the effects of social media on our contemporary society. The film shows us several former employees at Google, Youtube, Facebook, and other sites. These men and few women are alerting viewers to the growing dangers of social media use. However, as I watched the film I couldn’t help but … More A Review of Social Dilemma
Digital activism campaigns are an effective means of protest in our modern-day society. These campaigns are beneficial in rebuilding communities and providing a circle of support. Thousands of young TikTok users and Kpop fans were given credit the small Tulsa turnout. On June 20th, 2020, Trump appeared in Tulsa to what was expected to be … More How Digital Activism Campaigns Build Community
Dating as a millennial has always been a difficult task. You try to maintain yourself without giving too much or little to someone else. Dating when done correctly is a beautiful thing. My problem is the initial execution that starts the dating phase—the DM or private message. The act of messaging someone you like is … More Why Your Shot Didn’t Go In-Want vs. Value
Current events have led me to dissect the well known quote “All my skinfolk ain’t kinfolk.” This quote, which was said by my Triumphant Soror Zora Neale Hurston, means that someone can inhabit a black body and be an agent of white supremacy. Because of the ongoing pandemic, people around the world have been forced … More All Skinfolk Ain’t…
Sitting in the house these past few weeks has really shed some light on ME! I did not realize how many things that I could be doing in this time to take care of myself and also get some work done. So I thought I would share a bit of my list with you all. … More Quarantine and ME !
I loved so deeply once that the thought of losing my partner made me sick. I couldn’t imagine waking up alone without him, living or breathing without him. I found myself mesmerized by this man and all the things that he did for me. I felt that it was a privilege for me to have … More Cuffing the Side Chick