Tag: Yolanda Danae’

I Lost Track of Time.

I Lost Track of Time.

I didn’t realize how much time had gone by since I last checked in with you guys. November 6th, a Wednesday. I had felt myself slowly drifting back into that familiar darkness for weeks but decided I’d stay in the light, smile, engage, and make…

3rd Annual Cocktail Conversations – Tickets on Sale Now!

3rd Annual Cocktail Conversations – Tickets on Sale Now!

Because of your continuous support of The Sassy Rant and our commitment to raising awareness / identifying solutions to issues within the Black community, we’re back with Cocktail Conversations! Join us for a real raw conversation on addiction within communities of color.

Because You Asked Me About Jussie…

Because You Asked Me About Jussie…

Most times, I keep my thoughts on sensitive matters such as this one offline. Not because I’m not affected by it, but because greater issues lie ahead that I haven’t always been willing to address. Racism + homophobia are two very prevalent issues in our community and around the world and I think its time to acknowledge that there are people who suffer the attacks of both.

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I Surrender

I Surrender

I sat down last night to take notes while the house was quiet enough to pause and reflect. For the past few months, I’ve been growing though a few phases and changes. Some mental and spiritual, others physical and emotional. I know it’s been some…

Thoughts of Nia…

Thoughts of Nia…

Coming up under the shield of my elders, I would have never imaged that the world would be filled with so much hatred. Not even Hollywood’s most goriest of films could have prepared me for the horrific scenes of men and women murdered in cold blood that I’ve witnessed in real…