TW: rape, sexual assault, rape culture. Roxanne Gay is one of my writing heroes. She is vivid, unapologetic, and there is a power to her work that is visceral. Perhaps … Continue reading August 2019 Book Review-NOT THAT BAD, by Roxanne Gay
At age 88, Chloe Ardelia Wofford, known through the world and its universes as Toni Morrison, has passed away. It feels right that this piece, that her passing, has happened … Continue reading We Have Surrendered To The Air
As you can tell by the title, this book is heavy. One of the reasons I chose this book (aside from being a total fan of Roxanne Gay!), is there … Continue reading NSFW Book Reviews-August 2019 Overview
I am in this space of radical love and self-acceptance. In my devouring of the fire of Feminista Jones; the medicine at the shoulder, knee, yea, hands of Toni Morrison; … Continue reading MAY BOOK REVIEW: THIS WILL BE MY UNDOING by Morgan Jerkins
“A writer’s life and work are not a gift to mankind. They are a necessity.” -Toni Morrison In diving into this work, into any Toni Morrison book, I felt I … Continue reading April Book Review: THE SOURCE OF SELF-REGARD
These two don’t know it yet, but I am their official little sister. I love their power, knowledge and commitment to the uplifting of Black women. bThat fact is, the … Continue reading What A Revolutionary Should Look Like: Young. Intersected. And Black.
I am a fan of Feminista Jones! I love her wit, her intelligence and all her affirming Black Girl Magic. When I found out through social media (thank you, Twitter!) … Continue reading March 2019 Book Review-RECLAIMING OUR SPACE: How Black Feminists Are Changing The World From the Tweets To The Streets