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Visibility

Visibility

Often, I credit my work with The Sassy Rant, both blog and brand, to being something just for myself. And to some extent, that’s still a very accurate narrative. When you aren’t motivated by the majority, you have this sort of autonomy to produce authentic…

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…

It’s About Respect

It’s About Respect

A few weeks ago I did storytime with Londiee on my Instagram and went on a rant about my pet peeve of the day. At the time, it happened to be about a situation that had taken place a couple months prior and had recently resurfaced — this time with a new person. I posed the question, “Why ignore someone you speak to daily when you can just come out and say that you’ve gotten back with an ex?” Of course, no one had the answers. And of course, at the time, I hadn’t yet realized that history would be repeating itself again. Continue reading It’s About Respect

What I Left In Ghana…

What I Left In Ghana…

Its 2:13pm as I write this from my window seat in Casablanca. The cool air kisses the top of my head from the fans above. It sends a chill through my body as Sza’s “20 Something” whispers in my ear. I sit here feeling full…

Birthday Blues

Birthday Blues

Today I am officially one month away from my 25th birthday. All year, I’ve been ranting and raving about turning TwentyFINE and it wasn’t until yesterday that I began to realize the magnitude of just what turning 25 actually meant. Aside from this being my last…