"Nah girl. I just got my hair done."
It’s a plight black women around the world face daily. On a beautiful sunny day in June in Atlanta (temperature at a toasty 85º), someone (probably a man) suggests that the group (of men and women) hit the pool for a midday swim. Naturalista 1: Go outside? I’ll sweat my hair out. Naturalista 2: Exactly! Then you want me to get IN the pool? My next hair appointment isn’t until...
Just A Thought...
A man once said, “Men lie. Women lie. Numbers don’t.” However [comma] if men and women are the ones reporting the numbers, and they do indeed lie, then can’t numbers lie as well? Think about it. I’m gone.
So. For Lent I’ve taken on and given up a few things. The big one being drinking more water. If you know me, you know my blood runs warm with the deliciousness that is sweet tea. I love sweet tea. If sweet tea were a man, I’d marry it. Today. (I had sweet tea with my breakfast yesterday. Just in case you were wondering.) But I digress. Sweet tea, as delicious as it is, isn’t...
International Women's Day
100 years ago in Copenhagen, Denmark, more than 1 million women and men celebrated International Women’s Day for the first time. And the party hasn’t stopped… So. To all of the mothers, grandmothers, nieces, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, cousins, homegirls, baby mamas, and all others who have the XX chromosome. It’s your day! Get busy!
And We're Back
“I’ve been gone for a minute, now I’m back with the jump off” <= Word to Lil Kim I’ve neglected my Tumblr something serious. Never again (well, as long as I can remember and have the energy to do it). In the words of my homegirl Dora, “leggo bih, leggo.”