RIP Ntozake Shange


"Creation is everything you do. Make something"! I quote her here on the blog but I am not proud to say that I haven't read any of her books. Although I did read her introduction in Passing by Nella Larsen; I have yet to read any of her other amazing work. Ntozake Shange; poet, playwright, [...]

Learning the Books


I recently entered into a book photo challenge, but I wasn't fully invested to participate for the entire month. I did want to at least try and participate most of the days. Everyday there is a different theme and one of the themes was contemporary classics. Admittedly, I had no idea what that was. Of [...]

Have you been to Wakanda?


Like have you seen this movie? OMG!  Can we discuss the movie Black Panther?  I am not a Marvel or sci-fi fan, but I am totally here for this. I don’t know the back story or anything and I don’t need to. I took total bliss in seeing all the black excellence in this movie. I [...]

Setting Intentions


Another year is right around the corner and I have started to set intentions and goals for the things I want in the coming year (s). These are not resolutions and there will always be a list of things I want to achieve. My list of intentions and goals are basically attainable steps I want [...]