And So The Loc Journey Begins


I have finally started something I have been wanting to start for years now. On April 28th, I started locs with 129 two-strand twist. I started them myself for two reasons; money and time. I hate going to salons and waiting my turn; sitting in a chair to have someone else mess with my hair. … Continue reading And So The Loc Journey Begins

Hello 2019!


Happy New Year, Readers!It has been a while since I have posted, as usual. I have the tendency to go without posting for far too long and of course, I would like to change that. I always have good intentions, so we shall see if I get better at consistently blogging. I don't like to … Continue reading Hello 2019!

RIP Ntozake Shange


"Creation is everything you do. Make something"! I quote her here on the blog but I am not proud to say that I haven't read any of her books. Although I did read her introduction in Passing by Nella Larsen; I have yet to read any of her other amazing work. Ntozake Shange; poet, playwright, … Continue reading RIP Ntozake Shange

Learning the Books


I recently entered into a book photo challenge, but I wasn't fully invested to participate for the entire month. I did want to at least try and participate most of the days. Everyday there is a different theme and one of the themes was contemporary classics. Admittedly, I had no idea what that was. Of … Continue reading Learning the Books

Have you been to Wakanda?


Like have you seen this movie? OMG!  Can we discuss the movie Black Panther?  I am not a Marvel or sci-fi fan, but I am totally here for this. I don’t know the back story or anything and I don’t need to. I took total bliss in seeing all the black excellence in this movie. I … Continue reading Have you been to Wakanda?