Category Archives: culture

5 Reasons Why Single People Don’t Want Your Unsolicited Advice About Their Lives

Edited versions of this post were published on VerySmartBrothas 11/13/14 and BlogHer 11/14/14. If this piece strikes a nerve, it probably should. You’re the “you” I’m talking to. (In other words, a hit dog will holler.) If it doesn’t strike a … Continue reading

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Kickin’ it With My Homies – The Foolishness Chronicles, Part 1

Silly me. I sat down to write a post chronicling some of the foolishness I’ve experienced while hanging out with friends. I thought I was going to be able to write one post about all the foolishness. That didn’t work. … Continue reading

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Do you know the way to San Jose?

I attended #BlogHer14 in San Jose last week and found it to be a rewarding experience. I learned a lot about myself. For example, I learned that… I’m probably not a foodie. After I landed, I decided to grab a … Continue reading

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Stop telling girls that they can be anything they want when they grow up.

Feminism. It has been the topic du jour for seems like at least the past 365 jours. Because it is all up and through every blog, website, book, tweet, TV talk show, TV news show, college tour speaking circuit, book … Continue reading

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You can’t make this stuff up! – Part 3

“Ladies and Gentlemen, we appreciate your patience. We have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that we found a pilot.”  The plane erupts in shouts and applause! “The bad news is that he is currently … Continue reading

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To Mexico and back, in one(?) piece. – Part 1

The trip started with me ripping one of the wheels off my suitcase. I was getting on the shuttle bus that takes you from the airport parking lot to the terminal. As I was lifting the suitcase onto the bus, … Continue reading

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My life…in GIFs.

For the last few months, I’ve been obsessed with all things GIF, Vine, and/or BuzzFeed -related. I wrote this post in homage to those things… One lovely Wednesday evening, I went to the mall to buy some perfume at Macy’s. On … Continue reading

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