Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?

Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?

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So I wanted to talk about one of the most infamous days of the year. Valentine’s Day, an occasion to show love to our significant others. But I wonder, if this day has lost it’s true meaning and has any place in present society…. Continue reading “Valentine’s Day: A thing of the past?”

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She’s Gotta Have It and the unrealistic beauty standards set for black women

She’s Gotta Have It and the unrealistic  beauty standards set for black women

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So, I wanted to talk about the unrealistic beauty standards set for black women explored in the latest series of She’s Gotta Have It, why this matters, and why it needs to change…

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Indigo Donut

Indigo Donut

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It’s been a long time since I’ve written a book review. I know…consistency is key, I know…I’m working on it! But I hate rushing book reviews. I tend to let my opinions marinate after I’m done, so I actually develop a genuine view on them.

Enter Indigo Donut by Patrice Lawrence. It’s her second Young Adult (YA) novel after the critically acclaimed Orange Boy.

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Am I sensitive or are my friends just rude?

Am I sensitive or are my friends just rude?

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So as you can guess from the title this is a bit of a random -thoughts post, but interesting to discuss nonetheless! I’m a super sensitive soul and often wonder if I’m just easily distressed or if my friends are rude…

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Reflections On Self Love

Reflections On Self Love

It’s Valentine’s day and love is well and truly in the air. All over social media people are trying to show how in love they are, how cherished they are, how sweet their significant other is. But, I wanted to kind of cut through of that and talk about self love.

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