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Imposter

As first posted on mixedmag.co Cover art by  @stacieswift Do you ever feel like you don’t deserve to be in certain spaces? I have a bad habit of appraising my worth from my years of experience (or lack thereof) and how much I don’t know compared to the rest of the people around me. I… Continue reading Imposter

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The Shared Trauma in Black Women & Mental Health

My article as posted first on The Black Girl Archives 🥰 I am a Black woman and I have internalized a lot of messages about mental health from society and my family. Growing up, I was surrounded by strong Black women that I aspired to be. I really drew on that strength. From their love,… Continue reading The Shared Trauma in Black Women & Mental Health

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Samuel L. Jackson made my chest less tight

I never thought staying inside and doing nothing would cause me to feel so much pressure. I love being home. I’m a Cancer sun and an introvert, so I love being home. I get so disappointed when I have a weekend go by and there isn’t at least one day where I don’t leave my… Continue reading Samuel L. Jackson made my chest less tight