By Gerard M. My Ambitionz Az a Writah Let freedom ring for all of my people of color all around this globe. Wouldn’t be right not acknowledging Juneteenth on the day it happened. I’m always very proud to represent my people of African descent. We come from greatness so I can’t ever fake my mind […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: The Ambitions of a Black Man and a Writer
By Tatianah G. I remember several years ago I was helping a grad school friend move to a new city to start her new job. We drove over 11 hours, unpacked her things and started to set up her new home. At the time I was still taking classes myself but I was in […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Keeping the faith in your Struggle Seasons
By Winnie Elizabeth The last few weeks have been weird for me mentally. Yes life is dope, yes amazing things are coming my way, yes blessings are falling in my lap BUT what about those silent moments? What about when the city is asleep and you’re forced to pay attention to YOU? I thought I […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday HACKED: Fluffy Grl Takeover on Confidence and Curves
By Gerard McClure Jr. This Monday, I have to send a shout out to my mom because she received her Master’s degree in Nursing this weekend. Words can’t describe the hard work she put into that. From being doubted when she had me at 17 to now running things on a bigger level, I have to shout […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Live Life and Push Forward
By Gerard M. We Love our Women, Bring them Back. I Love Black Women I LOVE Black women because they are the mothers of our Black future. I love Black women because of their enduring strength, a strength that at times has risen above the failures of Black fathers. I love their curly hair, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Black Women Rise in Corporate America but Also Are Missing
By Tatianah G. Have you ever settled for less in life? Whether it was from impulse or being deceived, I’m sure all of us have felt like we have settled at some point in our lives. Making mistakes is a part of life, and learning from them is a part of maturity. When it comes […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Blissful and Dating Thursday: 3 Reasons Why You Don’t Have to Settle for Less in Love
By Winnie C. I’ve barely cried. Most of my life as a child and even a teen girl, I’ve barely cried. I mean yeah if there was a death of a loved one, or if heart break occurred, I shed some tears, but I went through a feeling of numbness first. After being numb for […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
By Winnie C. Its 2017 ( it still feels weird saying that right?) and those goals are made and new year resolutions are in place…or so I hope. It is known that: If you write it down and make it plain, it shall happen. There’s more to vision boards than just cute pictures and catchy […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on More Than A Vision Board: 2 Days of Growth and Prosperity with Coach Kim Burke
By Winnie Elizabeth and Alana Marie While doing the nightly timeline browsing on Facebook, we came across a shared status of a married, First-Lady of the church EXPLICITLY stating that a specific someone stay out of her husband’s inbox; even going as far as putting his full name in the status. ….. Yet this was only […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
By Gerard McClure Jr. Happy Birthday to my grandma Clarice McClure as she turns 87 today. How much of a blessing is that to drop a blog post on your grandma’s birthday and shout her out?! She will love it once she sees this. A grandmother’s job never ends. Many grandmothers in our society step […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man: What You See For 2017 Is What It Will Be