Does anyone remember the infamous episode of For the Love of Ray J when Ray found out that light skin shawty with the tat on her face had sexual intercourse with one of his boys? This was back when reality TV was GOODT. Danger was one of the girls I liked on the show. The tat on her face gave her an extra #edge that … Continue reading “…but she SMASHED da homie!”
With 20 minutes left in my break, I decided to sit down on the steps by the building I work at to get some fresh air. As I sit, minding my business as always, I feel someone approaching me. It’s the old security guard. “Hey, why are you sitting on the steps?” he inquires. It must be a strange sight to see a millennial, sitting … Continue reading Is That a Clue?
A colorism conversation in the black community goes like a game of Bingo. Every board is different yet contains the same content with the same rhetoric being retorted. I’ll give the conclusion: Colorism is so powerful that there is no division of black people that is completely immune from its effects. What keeps me mum on colorism discussions in social settings is that everything is … Continue reading Colorism Bingo
Ever been a date and was ready to go home 5 minutes into it? That’s usually me. I call them #CheckPls dates because it’s that moment within the date that you realize you’d rather be home and would even pay for the dinner just to get the fuck outta there. Anything can trigger it for me. Went on a date with this Haitian banker guy. … Continue reading Part 1: “Check Pls” Dates