10 Things My White Friends BETTER NOT DO during Black History Month

10 Things My White Friends BETTER NOT DO during Black History Month
Black History Month is an annual celebration of the central role of black people in US history. More than ever before, African American culture is being embraced worldwide. Why? Because everybody loves the cultural and creative contributions of Black people… Especially when it’s being done by non-blacks! I have been doing annual Black History Month blogs for 10... Read more »

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 »
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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 »

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 »
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Be a Big Mouth: How to improve your life by talking sh*t

Be a Big Mouth: How to improve your life by talking sh*t
I consider myself to be a pretty talented person. I sing & rap, produce my own music, and write songs for a living. I also draw, paint, sculpt, cook, and I can groom some dreadlocks like nobody’s business. However, there is one ability I have that pulls it all together, signifies my outlook on life,... Read more »

An Open Letter to Failures, Quitters, and Ambitious People Who Gave the Hell Up

An Open Letter to Failures, Quitters, and Ambitious People Who Gave the Hell Up
I have known that I wanted to do music for a living since I was a little girl. My mom still loves to embarrass me by telling stories from my childhood about how I used to put on a show whenever we had house guests, pretty much forcing them to be entertained by me. That... Read more »

10 things my White friends aren't allowed to lie about during Black History Month

10 things my White friends aren't allowed to lie about during Black History Month
Black History Month, founded by Carter G Woodson in 1926, is a time for everyone to celebrate the contributions that Black people have made to the past, present, and future of society. America is a cultural melting pot, and for most of us, having friends of other ethnicities is a natural part of life. For the... Read more »
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What nobody wants to say about the Ferguson Decision

What nobody wants to say about the Ferguson Decision
Since the Ferguson verdict, many of us have asked “Now what?” But few people have called out those who helped make this situation so tragic. In the video below, I’m saying what needs to be said. I am not representing myself as an authority on Ferguson or the laws that have allowed Darren Wilson to... Read more »