Au Natural: My Personal Politics on Black Beauty

I remember the day when I handed my sister the scissors and I said "cut until you hit new growth".  It had been several months since my last perm and my hair was separating out into two distinct textures: straight at the ends and kinky at the roots.  I had finally gained enough courage to trump …

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A thought on Relationships

As I'm still single, this is just the conclusion that I have come to through living vicariously through my not-so-single friends.  I used to think that love was complicated, but it's really not.  It's getting past that first step that's just so damn frustrating, putting yourself out there romantically and initiating that contact with a potential …

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