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Excerpt 6: 40 key things I’ve learned as I countdown to 40

I haven't always been comfortable in my skin. Why didn't boys write¬†me poetry instead I had all the sweet words? And why was I always the biggest girl in the room? And why wasn't I as tall and slim as the hottest girls? And why couldn't I stop biting my nails? And why didn't I… Continue reading Excerpt 6: 40 key things I’ve learned as I countdown to 40

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Excerpt from the 40 key things I’ve learned as I countdown to 40

It's a blessing to be clocking a milestone age in the next month. Here is the first four of some of the simple, seemingly unimportant lessons I've learned. I've found that they have been at the core of most of the bigger life lessons I have come to learn.  

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The power of my collective

Unless you've walked a step in my shoes, it's so hard to appreciate and understand the power of a collective. I've tried to articulate this topic for a while but words have failed me. Today, I will try my best to explain exactly what I mean by the power of my collective. I can only¬†explain… Continue reading The power of my collective

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Feminist Speak

What is a feminist? According to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's introduction¬†in Beyonc√©'s hit song; Flawless, a feminist is one who believes in the social, political and economic equality of the sexes. If I were to go strictly by this definition,¬†then I am at my very core, a true¬†feminist. I do find myself shying away from the… Continue reading Feminist Speak