The Death of Romance: Stay At Home And Give Up The Fairy Tale? What’s A Girl To Do?

by Shae From spring 2016, it appeared that the one-time king (or queen) of solely ratchet YouTube videos, Funky Dineva, had switched gears and found his inner relationship guru to share with his thousands of viewers. Dineva¬†was known for being wigged out and in bright lipstick while giving commentary on celebrity gossip and boorish shenanigans. His days as the white-blond Miss Ross was a lift … Continue reading The Death of Romance: Stay At Home And Give Up The Fairy Tale? What’s A Girl To Do?

Thursday Night Was A Church Session Because Kendrick Lamar Released A Mixtape

  I couldn’t have opened my MacBook Pro fast enough so I could start jamming to Kendrick Lamar‘s surprise drop of untitled unmastered. I read about it earlier on The Shade Room (yes I shamelessly¬†check it out every day on Instagram) and quietly became excited that it could be true. I then read around 11:20 PM that it was available on both Spotify and Apple … Continue reading Thursday Night Was A Church Session Because Kendrick Lamar Released A Mixtape

#TBT: February’s “BlackGirlMajik” Meetup, in Boston, Was Amazing

On February 20, the founder of BlackGirlMajik, Shydeia Caldwell, brought her cause of uplifting women of color to Boston’s Emmanuel College campus. Co-organized by the non-profit groups We Are The Ones and Encuentro Diaspora Afro, BlackGirlMajik, prior to the date, sent out an email blast to all Black women and women of color who were interested in attending the event. I became aware of it … Continue reading #TBT: February’s “BlackGirlMajik” Meetup, in Boston, Was Amazing