Pencil Or Marker: Who Gets To Tell The Story of You….And Why…?


I have so much to say to the people that read this blog that it gets hard to know where to start. If I told you that I had been writing to you, the … [Read more...]

Weekend Read: “Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever” (A Spoof)

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CHAPTER ONE   I purse my lips in frustration, brush my hair back, and tame it with the last bit of gel left in the jar. Damn, my weave is … [Read more...]

Janelle Monáe Proves That a Brown Girl Can Be a Q.U.E.E.N.

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First, of all, I will just begin by saying, brown women everywhere, please stand up. Janelle Monáe released her new video this week for her single … [Read more...]

New Study Reveals 72% of Women Don’t Call Themselves Feminists

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It looks like the discussions we have had about feminism on this blog have not happened in a vacuum. The debate continues about whether many--NOT … [Read more...]

Watch Out for First World Problems!

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This post will really bother some of you so watch out! I feel that this needs to be said to show some balance and a different view.  This post is … [Read more...]

Oh Happy Day! The Soaps are BACK!!


I'm a total soap-a-holic. I mean, it's really bad. When I found out that All My Children and One Life To Live were being cancelled, I cried real … [Read more...]

My Semi-Formal Announcement…The “SheThrives” Network is Set to Launch in Two Weeks!!

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I've been itching to share this news with all of you for months, but I've had to bite my tongue until we got close enough, because I was afraid evil … [Read more...]

Blerds Gather Round: Come Hither The Nation’s First African American Newspaper

Y'all are working my pleasant attitude and so I do to you what I do to humans when I need to pretend that you aren't here. I read *poof* ( … [Read more...]

Random Thoughts About the Boston Bomber–What’s Your Take?


I've deliberately stayed out of the reportage about the Boston Marathon bomber(s) because as I suspected, the mainstream media no longer pays their … [Read more...]

Jada Pinkett-Smith Finally Addresses Open Relationship Rumors

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Will and Jada seemed to be our ideal black couple. When we hear of another black couple separating, they are our go to black couple. How many time … [Read more...]

Kerry Washington is one of the PEEPLES, New movie coming out May 10th


Last year when Ms. Washington wasn't shooting Scandal she was filming for her upcoming role in the film PEEPLES. Sparks fly when Wade Walker (Craig … [Read more...]