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The Blackness Spectrum

Disclaimer: This post is meant to be tongue in cheek, kind of. Over the years I have come to find that Blackness exists on a spectrum. The spectrum ranges from Conscious Black to New Black. Now to explain what exactly these two extremes are. First we have the Conscious Blacks. These individuals can be found Read More

Brown New Year Card

Loving your Blackness: Revolutionary, Life Affirming, and….A Catch 22?

Today I stumbled upon an article in The Guardian  it brought to light something that is often overlooked in the discussions on both mental health, racism, misogynoir, and self-love. The article spoke about the devastating mental health effects of being a Black woman in a white supremacist society. Not just how we feel when racism is Read More