RIP Karyn Washington, Founder of For Brown Girls and #DarkSkinRedLip

Karyn Washington, the inspirational founder of the blog For Brown Girls, committed suicide on April 8, according to Madame Noire. She was only 22. Stunned. #KarynWashington...more
Nordette Adams OMG! My feelings exactly. more

RIP Karyn Washington, Founder of For Brown Girls and #DarkSkinRedLip

Karyn Washington, the inspirational founder of the blog For Brown Girls, committed suicide on April 8, according to Madame Noire. She was only 22. Stunned. #KarynWashington...more
I am reading this and I am in tears, people never know the demons that we are fighting. I myself ... more

When I updated my BlogHer My Opportunities page, I was surprised to see all my followers everywhere doubled! Holy Cow BlogHer! :)

When I updated my BlogHer My Opportunities page, I was surprised to see all my followers everywhere doubled! Holy Cow BlogHer! :) ...more
that's really great! more

Do You Feel Safe as a Woman Riding Mass Transit?

Do you consider yourself safe when you ride mass transit? A recent article in The Atlantic indicates how women's safety in public transit may have more to do with financial access than the the hour a person waits for a ride home. Image Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York, via Flickr...more
I get nervous on the subway if I make eye contact with homeless people and the young thug ... more

The Terrible Tragedy of the Healthy Eater

I know you. We have a lot in common. You have been doing some reading and now you are pretty sure everything in the grocery store and your kitchen cupboards is going to kill you. ...more
I try eating as my mother and grandmother did, my grandma lived to 107 years, she went ... more

The Terrible Tragedy of the Healthy Eater

I know you. We have a lot in common. You have been doing some reading and now you are pretty sure everything in the grocery store and your kitchen cupboards is going to kill you. ...more
Burquebyrd I love this! more