Me too.

I want to preface this by saying that some of the content within this post may be triggering. If at any point during this post you are not able to read more or you can resonate in some way with what I am saying, I am here for you. Last week, I was in Green... Continue Reading →

Unboxed

You think you know me? Stereotypes tied with your unmalleable mind is no match for a queen Guerra Peliadora Carrying the spirit of my ancestors Walking rebelliously in solidarity with my kin Decaying box with my name on it starving from my resistance I have not fed it the assimilation it needs to survive **I... Continue Reading →

So here it goes, I will be that "angry Black womxn" you speak of and continue to hold my chin up *Kanye Shrug. Recently, I have found myself trying to repair the feelings of my privileged counterparts. I have been confronted by white fragility & white guilt, which they are currently winning. I owe you... Continue Reading →

Say Yes: Tinder and Fetishization

I decided 2K17 is my "year of yes." Recently, I re-downloaded tinder (my swipe left game is strong on this app) and re-downloaded Soul Swipe as well. I downloaded these apps with zero intentions to date. I am in a process of healing and trying to do more for myself. I am chillin' in a "if it happens it... Continue Reading →

PWI and Racial America

I was interviewing a student for the program that I work for and I was not expecting to pause and have a conversation about this student's experience. We talk about building rapport, getting to know a student, and allowing them to open up on their terms. Having just met, asking the following question was on... Continue Reading →

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