Black Women love to read, but…

Black women love to read. I don’t know if you’ve gotten the memo, but this is a well-known fact. We already know that women read more than men. However, the most likely woman to read a book is a college-educated black woman. Now that we have that out of the way, I want to discuss [...]

What Do Black Women Do When Their Best Isn’t Enough?

Is it me or does it seem like black women can never do enough? What do we do when our best isn’t enough? We’re the fastest growing business owners. We’re the highest educated group of women in the United States. 43 out of 50 of us graduate from high school. Black women outrank any other [...]

Black Women Rock…but you already knew that.

Black Women Rock, but you already knew that… Black women. All black women. My black women. Your black women. My sisters. Your sisters. Their sisters. Our sisters. All sisters… We’re the shit. We’re the stuff. We are strong, yet we get tired. We mourn. We grieve. We have moments of weakness. We pick ourselves up [...]

Dear Black Women…I’m Sorry

Dear Black Women, I’m sorry. I’m sorry for the pain you’ve endured. I’m sorry for the sexual abuse. I’m sorry for the physical abuse. I’m sorry for the emotional abuse. I’m sorry for the way racism has taught us that having lighter skin is better than having darker skin. I’m sorry for the way the [...]

The Problem with Interracial Dating

I bet that title caught you off guard, huh? You’re probably asking yourself, why is there a problem with interracial dating? Well, allow me to answer that for you. There isn’t. There is absolutely nothing wrong with love across the color lines…unless you make it a problem. For the black community, interracial dating is almost [...]