Dear Self Magazine (And Other Fat Allies)

Dear Self Magazine (And Other Fat Allies)

Dear Self Magazine (And Other Fat Allies) Jessamyn Stanley kneels on a green mat in a school gym while wearing a lilac purple top and gray athletic pants and looks directly into the camera. This photo, and many others, are featured in Self Magazine titled, “The...
Life Lately

Life Lately

*Blows dust* Jesus, this is worse than Bunzy’s go-to spot full of fur. Anyway, hey y’all. We’re still in a pandemic two years later because no one knows what they’re doing. At this point, this is the new normal. Unprecedented times my…...
Dating…During COVID?

Dating…During COVID?

Have you or one of your loved ones been personally attacked by a nosy family member or stranger who couldn’t mind their business? When are you having a baby? Where is your boyfriend? Don’t you hate being single? Find you a good Christian man at church? If...
10 Books to Read for Black History Month

10 Books to Read for Black History Month

It’s officially Black History Month which means yay Black people for a month! Just kidding, Black History is 24/7, 365. A little lesson on the start of Black History Month: Carter G. Woodson, at 19, having taught himself English fundamentals and arithmetic, Woodson...
Representation Matters: Madam VP Kamala Harris

Representation Matters: Madam VP Kamala Harris

“She looks like me!” There’s something about those four words that mean so much. To see people of all genders and races see someone they can identify with, as a way of saying, “You can do this, too,” means more than I can write. When Sen Kamala Harris, wait I’m sorry,...
Vote, Dangit.

Vote, Dangit.

We’re less than a week away from a critical election, and there are people confused about who to vote for. On one hand, Biden wasn’t there first, second, or third pick. On the other hand, the current “president” is a White Supremacist. Decisions, decisions. I’m not a...