Dealing With Our Daddy Issues

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As my mom began to tell me the details of how my 21-year-old cousin found herself in another really whack relationship, tears began to swell up in my eyes. After getting off the phone, I cried because I knew that I could call my cousin in that moment, tell her that she deserves so much better and ... [ Read More ]

6 Brilliant Things My Life Has Taught Me

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There’s something about moving to a new state by yourself that teaches you a lot—about yourself. I still can’t believe that it’s almost been a year since moving to Chicago. Prior to moving here, I could only imagine how awesome it would be to live in a fabulous city with my cool magazine job, and ... [ Read More ]

Celibacy or Nah?

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I must start by saying…this ain’t for everybody. Carry on. It was a typical morning at work. It’s part of my job to keep up with celebrity news and after trolling various websites, I somehow stumbled onto Keyshia Cole’s Instagram. I’m not a huge fan, but she shared some personal info that ... [ Read More ]