Passion Lived Out Loud: RIP Karyn Washington and all the beautiful women that have inspired yet battled with their own despair

Today’s post is unusual for this site, but truly just as meaningful as any other post. One of today’s online trending topics is the  loss of  Karyn Washington; motivating founder of ForBrownGirls (www.forbrowngirls.com). I learned of Miss Washington through The#DarkSkinRedLipstick Project (www.darkskinredlip.com), which motivated black women to accept their beauty as a whole and notContinue reading “Passion Lived Out Loud: RIP Karyn Washington and all the beautiful women that have inspired yet battled with their own despair”

Lead Them and They Shall…

From doing just a little bit of reflecting on my past writings this weekend, catching the new movie ’12 Years a Slave’, to watching the 3rd Annual Black Girls Rock show on BET, I am even more convinced that the energy we put into our children can be as important, if not more important, thanContinue reading “Lead Them and They Shall…”