Unpacking the Self-Love Ideology

Whenever I think about Self-love, I imagine Julia Roberts riding her bicycle in Europe and eating hella food in “Eat, Pray, Love.” Confession: I love this extremely-white and unrealistic movie for me (she made Europe look so fun). Look, I definitely bought into this whole Self-love movement. I’m all about women’s empowerment and healing but,…

Purchase “Capsule,” 32 Poem Collection

This is my first original collection of poems! They are made-to-order here and I will be hand making them and shipping them out every Friday. Here is also a thoughtful review of the book from my friends at Petrichormag If you cannot afford the book at this time, please consider donating so I can continue…

To What is Love, We Surrender

“What is Love?” I ask the timeless question, always provoked by my emotions Mariah Carey if that shit is sweet I wrap my head up in thoughts of you Ideas of a Love to fill me whole – Inside and out  of who I am. “What is Love?” I imagined it filled with pink skies,…

Honoring, You

A song that’s been on repeat for me is called “Enough” by Kelela, ft. Ahya Simone. As she sings into my ears while the harp follows her melodies, I can’t do anything except feel at peace. She whispers towards the end, “Just hold on… hey” and it plays through my ears like a distant lullaby-…