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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…

It’s Not His Fault You Haven’t Moved On

It’s Not His Fault You Haven’t Moved On

Finally, you’ve mustered up enough strength to do it. Not only did you unfriend and block him on  Instagram and Facebook, but you even deleted his contact, message thread and even those locked screenshots you dropped in the group chat. It’s been a good while…

It’s Confirmed… He Has A Girlfriend

It’s Confirmed… He Has A Girlfriend

So you survived another date-less Valentine’s Day! Restaurants were jam packed Tuesday night, 50 Shades Darker was sold out, and I’m sure just about every gas station and highway salesman were completely out of red roses. And while some of us may be single, at least we were able to watch the surprise edible arrangement deliveries, snaps of candlelit stair cases with rose petals leading up bedrooms and many “morning after” off guard pictures. What we didn’t prepare for, I suppose, was all of the reveal announcements on Instagram, Facebook, and SnapChat. All of these single men were now posted up with their leading ladies, boo thangs, Queens, and hearts in human form. My only question is, were they this in love when sliding in dm’s just the day before? Continue reading It’s Confirmed… He Has A Girlfriend

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…

2015 – The Wrap Up

2015 – The Wrap Up

For those of you who know me personally, it’s understood why I say this has been a bit of a difficult year. In early February, I lost of one of my closest friends, my sister, Amirah. Her death was sudden and still very much unbelievable.…