The Story of Star Children

For the purposes of this post, the things you are going to read are about domestic violence from a woman’s perspective, at the hands of the men in her life. That being said Domestic Violence does not have a gender identity. It happens in EVERY community, regardless of race, creed, color, nationality and size. Please … More The Story of Star Children

The Kind of Writer That You Want To Be…Is Not The Writer You Are Going To Become

When Marley K. started writing, like myself, she started by writing erotica. Like me, Marley wanted to express the sensuality and sexuality that comes with being a Black woman. She wanted to share with the world the idea that Black women enjoy sex in a variety of ways. So did I. I found that out … More The Kind of Writer That You Want To Be…Is Not The Writer You Are Going To Become

How Long Does It Take You To Write A Blog Post? Do You Think About It? Or Do You Just Write Whatever Comes? #30MinuteWritings by @agnesbookbinder

My twitter friend Agness Bookbinder, has been doing these thirty minute writing exercises with herself and inviting friends to join her. So even though I’ve been writing all day I decided to join her, and when I thought about what I wanted to talk about it, I realized I wanted to talk about writing blog … More How Long Does It Take You To Write A Blog Post? Do You Think About It? Or Do You Just Write Whatever Comes? #30MinuteWritings by @agnesbookbinder

It Was Written…That Some People Are Fucking Assholes. But The Good News Is You Don’t Have To Be One Of Them.

Somewhere, in a library, or a museum, or perhaps some dusty cavern in the middle of a desert that has yet to be named, there is a book. Or a scroll, or a carving in the wall that states that Black people were destined to rule. Only to repeat the mistakes of their past so … More It Was Written…That Some People Are Fucking Assholes. But The Good News Is You Don’t Have To Be One Of Them.

Stop Writing Books About Love And Gangsters, God Damnit. It’s Not Sexy or Cute Anymore

This Post contains conversations about sexual abuse, gang life and trauma. Please consider this your trigger warning. Okay we get it, you think that loving gangsters is sexy and cute. Raise your hand if you’ve seen “Legend” which is to my mind, the most accurate gang life film ever written. Legend is about Identical twins … More Stop Writing Books About Love And Gangsters, God Damnit. It’s Not Sexy or Cute Anymore