Writer’s Block

For the better part of this year I’ve been fighting a mean bout of writer’s block. I’m not sure why. I’ve been reading a lot lately. Desperately trying to absorb the words of others in hopes of stimulating my own creativity. It’s not as if I have nothing to say. I have about 7 pieces…

Introverts, Stand Up; Your Perspective is Valid

There comes a time in the life of every internet user where a decision must be made. You read something completely egregious and against everything that you stand for online. What do you do? Do you… A) Shake your head, grit your teeth and keep scrolling or B) @ said offender, dropping so much knowledge…

I’m a black girl. I’m allowed to be vulnerable.

I’m shy and generally just introverted. That’s the way I’ve always been. I never know what to say or when to say it. If there’s ever small chance of me being the center of attention, I flee with a quickness. School was a nightmare for this reason. Oral reports were the cause of too many panic…