Dealing With It: Self-Hate in the Black Community

How would you feel if someone told you, “You have to be mixed to have that good hair” or “I only date light skinned women.” I am writing this post very irritated and disappointed. So, most of you probably know Kodak Black and his recent comments on why he prefers …

Dealing with it: Being a Black Woman in America

Hi, Curls! In this month’s “Dealing with it” post, I wanted to speak on being a black woman in America. It is Women’s History Month, and I only thought it was fitting to have this as the topic. So what does it mean to be a black woman in America? …

Dealing With It: Being Black in America

What does it mean to be Black, African American, or maybe just a minority in America? Hello, Curls! This month’s “Dealing with it” post will discuss what it means to be a black person in America to me, and things that I face personally. It is only right that this …

Dealing With It : Black Lives Matter

Hi Curls, This month’s “Dealing With It” post will discuss the controversial movement, Black Lives Matter. In-depth, we will discuss what it actually stands for, how it may relate to you, how you can participate in the movement, and so much more. If you are not already aware of the …

Dealing With It : 2016

Hi, Curls! In this month’s “Dealing With It” post, I will be talking about the year of 2016. I think everyone can agree that it was a little rough year. A lot has happened to us personally and collectively. If you read my last “Dealing With It” post, you know …

Dealing With It: Being A College Student in America

Hi Curls! This month’s “Dealing With It” post will be discussing the struggles of being a college student in America. Why do you think this topic should be discussed? Does every college student face the same struggles? Is it just an American dream that everyone WILL be successful upon graduating? …

Dealing With It: Anxiety and Depression

Hi Curls! I have decided to start a series called “Dealing with it”. I will post one each month; maybe with an issue going on during that month, with something I personally dealt with during that month, or even something that just needs to be said about an issue. With …
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