From the moment that we are born to the moment that we die, our lives are filled with experiences...
What does it even mean to be "conscious" in the age of social media?
Nick Jones and Priyanka Chopra's recent engagement sparked much controversy. Not only are the couple from very different worlds, with Priyanka being a very famous Bollywood actor and Nick being mainly known for his singing (and previous acting career on Disney channel), they are literally from different worlds in terms of their cultural background as well but i'm not here to discuss that. In fact, what caught my attention the most was their age gap.
Tired of seeing the same faces, write similar kinds of stories? Looking for a different story to get your creative juices flowing? Here are some amazing books written by authors, that tell stories that will whisk you away, into another world, a world where people come in various shades and sizes. Enjoy!
Now, I know what you're thinking; "Isn't it a little redundant, watching YouTube videos for inspiration, isn't that just a distraction?" Well ladies (and possibly gents), yes and no. Allow me to explain.
As a black woman, there are a number of of "interesting" statements that have been said to me over the years; usually these "interesting" statements are ones that I'd rather not have to hear again and so for the sake of any other black woman that may have heard these, here are a number of things you should probably avoid saying.