Tag: Friendship

It’s July 23rd…

It’s July 23rd…

Today is Mirah’s 26th birthday. If she were still here, I know she’d be hyped for the day and the night’s festivities. I’d call her at 11:59 p.m. to be one of the first to wish her a happy birthday and would text her “7/23…

Throw The Whole ‘Friend’ Away

Throw The Whole ‘Friend’ Away

For the most part, we have a working knowledge of the role we play in people’s lives, especially those we call our friends. We could be the one they call when they’re having money problems, or the one that comes to the rescue in a…

Sometimes, I Don’t Feel Like Listening

Sometimes, I Don’t Feel Like Listening

My friends know I love them like they’re family. In all honesty, some of them are more family to me than my own blood relatives. Before I get into this rant, don’t take it personal. Please spare me the text messages saying things like “I didn’t know this was a problem” or “I’ll stop bothering you” etc. This is less about you all and more about me. So again, don’t take it personal. Continue reading Sometimes, I Don’t Feel Like Listening

Loyalty Is The New Slavery.

Loyalty Is The New Slavery.

From my observation, there was an increased use of the word “loyalty” starting back in 2009. I was in high school and a lot of my classmates and fellow street team members were tattooing the word on their bodies, posting it all over their Myspace…

Amirah, My Darling Angel

Amirah, My Darling Angel

I’m not okay. As much as I try to pretend like I am, I’m not. None of us are. You were such a beautiful, loving, and selfless young woman, and it hurts beyond what words can describe that you’re gone. Believe me Favee, your absence…