Kiss me with your eyes. Peer knowingly into me, test my heart and weigh its...– blacklifeandlove
Real Love shares its darkest fears, its closest insecurities, its deepest faults...– ~ blacklifeandlove
On the Pinnacle - Change ain't for the weak
So…. There’s a lot of transition in my life at the moment. Much of it (honestly, a solid 90+%) is out of my hands. And if there’s anything I know about myself, is that, as easy-going, spontaneous, and relaxed a person as I like (or imagine myself) to be, when changes are out of my control and I’m really forced to wait on the Lord, I feel so uncomfortable. I usually...
Every 28 Hours an African American is... →
Malcolm X Grassroots Movement: This report documents how people of African descent remain “without sanctuary” throughout the United States. Nowhere is a Black woman or man safe from racial profiling, invasive policing, constant surveillance, and overriding suspicion. All Black people – regardless of education, class, occupation, behavior or dress – are subject to the whims of the police whose...
When I arrived at the University of Ghana to begin my freshman year, I was...– John Dramani Mahama, My First Coup D’Etat: And Other True Stories From the Lost Decades of Africa (New York: Bloomsbury, 2012), 198, 199–202. (via erkjhnsn)
In Honor of Peace Corps Worker Danielle Dunlap
Peace Corps Mourns the Loss of Volunteer Danielle Dunlap Contact Press Office Phone 202.692.2230 Fax 202.692.1379 Email firstname.lastname@example.org WASHINGTON, D.C. April 30, 2013 – Peace Corps Deputy Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet is saddened to confirm the death of Peace Corps volunteer Danielle Dunlap. Dani, 25, died in Ghana on Sunday, April 28 after becoming ill. “Dani was a widely...
There was a time when we were infatuated with who we thought the other person...– blacklifeandlove
My Husband Uses Racial Slurs During Sex →
theuppitynegras: yepdeesaidit: knowledgeequalsblackpower: courtnation: manif3stlove: Ivy league educated Black Woman marries Ivy League educated White man and finds out that he’s racist in the bedroom and doesn’t give a damn about her feelings. Crazy interesting read. Essence does it again. We discussed this on twitter this morning. I had a hearty laugh because really, that’s all...