Archive for April, 2009

because i love my hips and i love my ass and i love my thighs and i love the way my jeans hug every part of my body that they shouldn’t and i love that i take up space, fill corners and seats with my own ambition and my own potential, when i hug, when […]

So I really got my feelings hurt tonight. Tears and all, and I had kind of forgotten what it was like to get my feelings really hurt. The cause of this can be foundhere, where someone, who I don’t know and who did not share their real e-mail so I could respond to them more […]

When I started this blog, one of the things that I promised myself is that I would speak unabashedly about race. Often whiteness exists without challenge and when POC do find spaces where they are able to speak about systemic inequality, we are often bullied into silence by the language police. We are routinely told […]