I’m obsessed with Christie, you know the black Barbie doll. Me, a married, sometimes spoiled, all right often self-spoiled 41-year old Afri...

Dear Zoe, Before I begin, please know that the majority of my disgust is reserved for Cynthia Mort and Jimmy Iovine. They hold primary re...

I went to a wedding a few weeks ago and it was beautiful.  Normally, I wouldn’t be too excited about going to a wedding, as a single woman ...

From the Cradle Over the course of a lifetime, we forge an array of relationships and kinships through a combination of choice, circumstanc...

Weird. Adj. Different from the standard or norm. Atypical; freaky. I’ve always been “different.” The outcast. And finally… after many yea...

Lupe Fiasco says, “Bitch Bad”. That, I agree with. The combination of those two words is overused and incredibly detrimental to society. T...

Originally posted at Coffee Rhetoric [Editor's Note: I've decided not to post the video on For Harriet. View the video  here . -K...

No matter where dad has gone or what dad has done, mother, mom, mama, makes the difference. Mama must forge ahead with her children on h...

Originally posted on Ashleigh, Not Ashley  Like many sistas across the country, I was watching the Steel Magnolias remake Sunday night ...

Originally posted on Amour and Apparel If video killed the radio star then the smartphone killed courting. I love my iPhone. I can’t ge...

“It’s never too late to be who you might have been.” – George Eliot This time three years ago, I was working in a fast-paced nonprofit...

Yesterday's news that Issa Rae (the Awkward Black Girl herself) had paired up with Shonda Rhimes and sold I Hate L.A. Dudes to ABC ,...

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