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You Aren’t What You Eat

You Aren’t What You Eat

A couple months ago, I marched into my mother’s room holding a large head of lettuce. I raised it above my head and declared, “I AM GOING TO BE HEALTHY.”… Read more »

How to Deal with Stress

How to Deal with Stress

Kiana shares a a list of ways that we can all handle stress. Some of which are more creative than others. 1.) Time management is key. Set a specific time… Read more »

5 Ways People Stereotype Asians

5 Ways People Stereotype Asians

Re-posted from Neverstationary. 1. Mocking or trying to imitate the language: Ching chong, ling long, ting tong. YES, THAT IS WHAT CHINESE SOUNDS LIKE. YOU’RE GOING TO DO GREAT IN… Read more »

The (Other) Ten Kids You Meet in Your College Facebook Group

The (Other) Ten Kids You Meet in Your College Facebook Group

Feat. Image from shutterstock This evening I logged onto Facebook to find my news feed clogged to the buttons with posts from my college’s frosh page. Among those posts was… Read more »

3 Things I Love about Being Black II

3 Things I Love about Being Black II

Feat. art by Joanna Boyce Wells via Wiki commons To Black Girls: God forbid you ever feel bad about your color. Here is a short list of what I love about… Read more »

3 Things I Love about Being Black

3 Things I Love about Being Black

Portrait by Artist, Daisy Giles To Black Girls: God forbid you ever feel bad about your color. Here is a short list of what I love about my color and… Read more »

How to Deal with Springtime Stress (Part II)

How to Deal with Springtime Stress (Part II)

Advice that you may not hear from anyone else… 1. Do something nice for yourself every day. Do this especially if you’re the type of person who is extremely hard… Read more »

10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women

10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women

*Feat. Image by Selenada via deviantart.com 10 Lies Society Told Me about Black Women A short list of lies people outside of and within my race have told me about… Read more »

When I Was a Girl

When I Was a Girl

When I Was a Girl… 1.       I avoided wheelchair accessible bathroom stalls like the plague Every girl in my class avoided the giant stall in the corner of the room… Read more »

5 Things I Wish I Had Known before Applying to College

5 Things I Wish I Had Known before Applying to College

Especially dedicated to the class of 2015 1.       At first you think that boasting about your many accomplishments is fun but… It’s not all that it’s cracked up to be…. Read more »

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