Tag: awareness

It’s Time To Step Forward And Make A Change

Self-doubt is something I deal with on a daily basis. I’ve been writing for most of my young-adult life, and I always find myself wondering, “Who cares what I have to say?” But then I see women like Elaine Welteroth take a stand, and I’m reminded that while I may be young, I have a fierceness Read More

Change Is The Only Color I See – Transracial Adoption

My sister stands out in our family. I have straight blonde hair, she has curly black hair. My parents, brothers and I have light eyes, and she has brown eyes. I have white skin, and she has black skin. You get the picture – she was adopted. Eleven years ago, I met my favorite person. Read More

Let’s Talk About That Thing We Don’t Talk About… Periods.

Originally published on Zenzy Mag, an online source for young girls.  Once a month a mystical, unavoidable, occasionally painful, often messy thing happens to all women, yet is rarely discussed and even less frequently enjoyed. You guessed it, we’re talking about your period. Many of you may have even cringed at this word- I know I certainly used Read More

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