10 Things My White Friends Don't Get to Do During Black History Month

10 Things My White Friends Don't Get to Do During Black History Month
In February of 1926, Black History Month was founded by Carter G Woodson to honor the history, legacy, and achievements of Black people worldwide. Then, on  January 31st, 2011, I decided to make people uncomfortable by doing a yearly blog dictating what my white friends aren’t allowed to do during Black History Month. My blog has been read live on The... Read more »

10 things my White friends better not complain about during Black History Month.

10 things my White friends better not complain about during Black History Month.
Black History Month is a yearly celebration of Black people’s achievements and contributions to society. Founded by Carter G. Wilson in 1976, what began as “Negro History Week” has blossomed into a full on annual commemoration… during the shortest month of the year. Since 2011, I have published an annual Black History Month Article. It has... Read more »

10 Things That Will Make Me Dump My White Friends During Black History Month

10 Things That Will Make Me Dump My White Friends During Black History Month
As you might know from the pro-black memes that start circulating every year on February 1st, Black History Month was founded by Carter G Woodson in 1926. The month of February was selected for this celebration of Black history in honor of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln, who were both born in that month. (Feel free to... Read more »
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The Story I Didn't Wanna Tell: What led to my suicide attempt -pt1

The Story I Didn't Wanna Tell: What led to my suicide attempt -pt1
I published this article about a week ago, but I took it down after only one day. I did that because in this story I talk about the man I love cheating on me, emotionally abusing me, giving me an STD while I was pregnant, me growing to hate myself… Literally every embarrassment a woman... Read more »

I Quit: Why I stopped taking my depression and anxiety meds

I Quit: Why I stopped taking my depression and anxiety meds
I have a pretty sweet life. I do music and art for a living , I travel whenever I want, and have never had to work a day job. I had a pretty rocky childhood but I got through it and made a cool little life for myself. So when I experienced a trauma last... Read more »

An Open Letter to Religious People: Please shut the hell up.

An Open Letter to Religious People: Please shut the hell up.
  Dear Crazy Ass Religious People:   Yesterday, I released a song called Praying to a God I Don’t Believe In. I wrote a song about my personal beliefs about God, based on my own experiences, and I drew a little picture to serve as the cover art that would illustrate my point. The track,... Read more »
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10 things my White friends BETTER NOT ruin during Black History Month

10 things my White friends BETTER NOT ruin during Black History Month
Black History Month is a time for everyone to celebrate the contributions that African Americans have made to the world. It presents a rare opportunity for my friends of different ethnicities (particularly the White ones) to shut up and focus on the greatness of MY heritage for a change. For the past 5 years, I... Read more »

Why CNN is super hypocritical for putting Sandra Bland's marijuana use on blast

Why CNN is super hypocritical for putting Sandra Bland's marijuana use on blast
In spite of me being a totally cool rebellious musician, I have never smoked weed in my entire life. But the recently departed Sandra Bland did, and apparently CNN thought it was big news. Such big news, in fact, that they reported on the fact that marijuana was in Sandra’s system at the time of... Read more »

The Truth About Black Love - Explained With Toys

The Truth About Black Love - Explained With Toys
If you read my last article entitled “I told the truth about Black Love and Facebook banned me for 30 Days,” then you already know that I am currently in the midst of a month long shunning from Facebook. When they decided in the past to ban me over petty stuff, I ain’t really sweat... Read more »
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I told the truth about Black Love and Facebook banned me for 30 Days.

I told the truth about Black Love and Facebook banned me for 30 Days.
I get banned from Facebook a lot. My first ban was way back during the era when FB was banning everyone for posting memes with celebrities in them (because of copyright infringement or whatevs.) That ban lasted a day. The next was over something equally as petty and it lasted a bit longer. Then I... Read more »