Thank God I found the good in goodbye Beyoncé I grew up in Houston. Kinda. Well, Cypress, Texas, a suburb about 30 minutes outside of Houston. I… Read more “To Oakland, from Houston, by way of New York”
For reasons very much known, writing has become very, very difficult for me.
2018 was a seemingly rough year for everyone. With America in a political and economic freefall, and the ramifications of both causing domino effects in unprecedented ways,… Read more “Top 10 Favorite Black Girl Moments of 2018”
Oliver is the only man’ I’ve ever loved. He’s been with me through good times and bad. We met when I was 16. He was a bit… Read more “Oliver”
Kehlani announced that she was pregnant last week and the world is a brighter place because of it. 2019 is really about to see the most magical,… Read more “We’re Here, We’re Queer, We’re Still Kinda Unsure of What That Means, Exactly”
“Thank you for allowing me to be the first Black woman to headline Coachella.” “Ain’t that ’bout a bitch.”
Birds of a feather flock together. From a young age, parents and mentors tell us to be mindful of the company we keep, that we should be… Read more “The Company We Keep”
Today is my birthday! As of today, I am a quarter of a century old. A lot of stuff has happened in the past 25 years, and… Read more “Twenty-Five”
Millennials are murderers.
I’ve been in California for one year (and one week…it took me a lot longer to write this than I planned.)