The Strong Black Woman

Not even a week ago, I gave birth to my second baby. That felt weird to type, but I am growing through it. My labor started on a Friday. I was at home telling my husband, not husband (more on that later) I had a pain in my side that wouldn’t go away no matterContinue reading “The Strong Black Woman”

BLACK MAN LOVE LETTER

When I started working for New Earth, I noticed it.  They were tall, and stunning. These men, deep, dark shades of brown.  This is not to say I never noticed that my men were captivating. This is just to say these were different, and grabbed at my collar in a new way. I grew upContinue reading “BLACK MAN LOVE LETTER”

Perejil

Goose pimples and delicate silver chains Lipstick stained spliff Shiny toenails and curls from Elmina Castle and perejil I like him. Our fingers touch. Creation of Adam and Storm. This is an unfamiliar dish Barramundi,chlodnik, biltong I don’t know how to do this.  Like eating with chopsticks.  Don’t judge.  Easy things are hard for me.Continue reading “Perejil”