It’s the first of May and I’m Thinking…

It’s the first of May and I’m Thinking…

Photography by: Lesly Juarez on Unsplash It’s the first of May and I’m at my desk laughing because as I’m filling out my planner for the month I’m reminded that back in January when I first purchased this life-saver I failed to place anything in May's corner because....well... I didn’t think I’d be at my current job this long… [...]

The Humanization Of The Human Experience — Or the recent lack thereof.

The Humanization Of The Human Experience — Or the recent lack thereof.

A brief PSA: For the sake of this article, I'd like to first and foremost say that respectfully I do not consider myself a  "fan" of Meek Mills music. Without ever priding myself on closely following his music career, the views expressed in this post are genuinely rooted in my disappointment regarding the backlash that [...]

The Future Is FEMALE < The Future's BEEN FEMALE!

The Future Is FEMALE < The Future's BEEN FEMALE!

As many of us know, March is Women’s History Month. As a woman, a Black woman to be exact, these 31 days (along with the previous 28 days) are incredibly special to me. It is a time for elevating and celebrating the work of our ancestors, while simultaneously uplifting our current trailblazers. For my friends [...]

There’s No “We” Without ME: The Value of Individuality in Relationships.

There’s No “We” Without ME: The Value of Individuality in Relationships.

We live in a society where it has been historically normative to undermine Women. Women have had to fight for mediocre rights, that of which men have seemed to automatically be privileged to. From my perspective, this separation of genders seems to be the root of biblical times—where Eve came from the rib of Adam. [...]

What it means to be an Integrous Woman Pt.1

What it means to be an Integrous Woman Pt.1

February was designated Black History Month. Many noteworthy Black men and women were intentionally honored for 28 days, due to their outstanding contributions to society. Since March is Women’s History month, many women will be celebrated for their unique contribution to society.     Sojourner Truth, Fanny Crosby, Mary Bethune McLeod, Mother Teresa, and Rosa Parks are [...]

The Black Reign.

The Black Reign.

The Black Reign. Kayleen Powell. Mentality. Not sexuality. Grab someone with just your personality. Don't let your morals jump ship Offer friendship, even queenship. Walking around all high and mighty Because we seem to have it all wrong in today's society Someone told you the power was between your thighs But what about the power [...]