Making Friends with Crow

I hate birds. I think they’re gross and untrustworthy. It goes back to about the sixth or seventh grade when we watched The Birds around Halloween. I pretended that the poorly edited movie didn’t… Continue reading

The Hangover

 My first week of training left me with a hangover that I’ve never experienced before; a yogi hangover. Eight classes in all, with three of them crammed into a Saturday morning. I left… Continue reading

The Day Date that Wasn’t

I woke up this morning excited- We slept wit the AC on last night so our house was a nice chilly 67 degrees, and at 8:30 this morning it was nearly 70 outside. Do you… Continue reading

Touch My Hair?

Touch My Hair? I’ve been natural for nearly three years- before then I regularly wore relaxers and/or a weave most of my life. Sew in, fusion, microbraids, box braids, I’ve had them all.… Continue reading

Don’t knock something you can neither handle or understand.

Thought Catalog’s Story: I look Down on Young Women with Husbands and Kids and I’m not Sorry Great. We just made an angry woman internet famous because she doesn’t understand the value behind… Continue reading

It’s Britney, Bitch.

When I was a teenager I secretly recorded Britney’s video “…Baby One More Time” and tried to learn the synchronized dances. She was unlike my usual collection of rap and R&B singers, and… Continue reading

If you’re looking for a reason NOT to run… I’ve got a few..

 Below is my list of reasons that keep me from running, and my often ignored rebuttal. I use one of these excuses to keep myself indoors during the cold weather a day, and… Continue reading

Anxious to get back..

In one week, my memoir is due to the publisher. I’m excited, and anxious. Excited that I’ve accomplished something this big, and anxious for it to end, so that I can stop neglecting… Continue reading