Body Goals

I think I was about 12 or 13 when I first noticed that the skin on the back of my…

Where is the Lie?

Deep breath in. Deep breath out. Deep breath in. Deep breath out. I am trying to calm myself. My throat…

Guard Your Heart

At the end of 2017 three people I dated in months and years past decided to pop up on me. …

Therapy for Black Girls

It’s the night before my first appointment, the intake. I’m filling out all of the necessary paper work. I get…

Watch Your Mouth

I didn’t exactly enjoy my first job out of college. To be frank, I hated it. That didn’t stop me…

The Other Side of Goals

I bought my first house. Yay Me! I had been preparing myself for this purchase for about three years. In…

Somebody Told You Wrong

Dear Little Reva, Everything your mother taught you about your body was wrong, but don’t hold it all against her.…