About a week or so before the election, I decided to pitch a piece to an online publication. I had an issue with the way the media and my fellow comedians and writers talked about Trump. The entire election season was giving me a bad feeling and it was making me sick, emotionally and physically. … Continue reading I Tried to Write a Piece About the Election.
trigger warning: rape, child abuse I found feminism in college. I was living back home in Georgia and going to Augusta University. I had a boyfriend that made me feel like shit, and I couldn’t figure out why. One night, out drinking and being sad, I found myself having a long conversation with some women … Continue reading No Country for Feminist Black Women: A Piece of Creative Nonfiction
The summer before my first semester of my last year of undergrad, I started dating a sailor. I lived near a military base (Ft. Gordon), so dating guys in the service wasn’t new to me. I’d dated a soldier a year prior, with our relationship abruptly ending when he was deployed. My relationship with THAT … Continue reading Navigating My Way to Feminism