Natural Hair She-ro~~Tanisha Long

I’ve been wanting to cut my hair. I’m not too sure if every naturalista goes through this, but I have periods of loving my thick, koily hair (usually when I blow it out) to absolutely hating and dreading it because of the maintenance it takes to keep it healthy… all the trimming, the deep conditioning,… Continue reading Natural Hair She-ro~~Tanisha Long

For Colored Girls~~Is Hollywood’s Depiction of Black Men Correct?

I’m pretty sure about half of the Black women in America have seen Tyler Perry‘s rendition of the 1975 play “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf,” by Ntozake Shange to movie. I LOVED the movie! It was artistic, creative and highlighted some of the negative things that affects a Black… Continue reading For Colored Girls~~Is Hollywood’s Depiction of Black Men Correct?

Black Girls Rock Awards~~ Jill Scott, Ledisi, Monica… No Beyonce?

I’m going to upset a lot of people in this post, but I really had to get this out. There are going to be some things that I write that will hurt but most probably piss off some die-hard fans of Beyonce, Rhianna and others. And, before I continue, I’d like to say I’m sorry… Continue reading Black Girls Rock Awards~~ Jill Scott, Ledisi, Monica… No Beyonce?