Beauty & Brains

It doesn’t have to be one or the other. For centuries, our society has seen intelligent women as a threat. Despite the monumental changes we’ve seen for improving women’s education, disadvantages are still apparent. Today, women are equal in almost every sense. Yet so many girls find themselves dumbing themselves down for the attention of…

Lady Boss

Lady Boss. A woman who gets her life done, whether that be at work, at home, or anywhere else in her life. This lady rejects society’s expectations that a woman should be submissive and quiet. A lady boss is commanding, strong, and breaks the expectations set for her. Being strong, independent, and confident sounds easy,…

A Poem: Friendship

Friendship Because I could not last for Friendship, It did kindly last for me. Pause to last, like the Friendship does. I saw the the intimate affinity of my generation destroyed, How I mourned the rapport. Are you upset by how informal it is? Does it tear you apart to see the rapport so close?…

6 Steps To Learning Your Personal Style

“You can’t always keep up with the Joneses.” a phrase I’ve heard throughout my entire childhood from parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, you name it…every family member.  Back in my grammar school years, Jordan’s, name plate belts, and sock buns was the trend throughout my urban community. I felt like I had to stay on track…