International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

I will be there #SexWorkersHaveRightsToo Tuesday, December 17, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm Please join us in commemorating International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. There will be a short program followed by an open mic, so feel free to bring stories, poems or any other thoughts you’d like to share. Refreshments will be served. …

My “Blackness” What it Means to Me

Inspired by The High Priestess of Soul Ms. Nina Simone’s “That Blackness”   I used to subscribe to the societal conditioning of European standards of what Beauty is, and should be, completely neglecting the beauty of African American Beauty. Socializing agents like the media and its constant images of light fair skinned people with long …