April 8, 2018

First of all, if ya'll don't follow Kenya Raymer on Instagram @Halfietruths then you are doing life wrong. I stumbled across Kenya's Instagram account rando...

March 9, 2018






Nothing, women shouldn't stop doing anything! They should do whatever it is they want to do, and be unapologetic about it, at that. Yesterday, w...

March 4, 2018

Sometimes I worry I came into my Blackness too late. Maybe that's why I go so hard for my melanin now. I was sitting on the couch last summer, when a good f...

February 22, 2018

I don't go around  wanting to offend anyone. I mean, I'll be honest, it happens, but I don't mean for it to. For a long time, I've felt guilty about my...

December 20, 2017

Trippin is monthly series highlighting trips that I've been taking.  I got the travel bug after spontaneously crashing the bar trip of a childhood frien...

March 11, 2017

Hey guys, sorry for the delay, but I've been busy flourishing. Seriously, flourishing like a mf.  I am about to head into year 3 of my studies at the Univer...

February 9, 2017

Imposter Syndrome, procrastination, how it feels for me and what I do to cope.

February 16, 2016

 Well, this trip was genius and a heck of a lot of perspiration. I love hiking! It's the most amazing feeling to push your body to the cliff of desperation...

February 4, 2016

Context makes all the difference, so let me provide you with some. I am in my second semester of my doctoral studies at the University at Albany. I have a p...

February 3, 2016

 Last night, I went to my first high intensity interval training workout with Britney Burnhan, and it was amazing. Now a little background on my athletic ab...

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We're all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

Twenty something academic navigating life fighting indifference cultivating savageness.


2018 Bucket List

  • Be Vulnerable

  • Read the Bible

  • Attend a Music Festival

  • Put my feet in the Pacific Ocean

  • Submit an article for publication


December 20, 2017

February 3, 2016

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