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Turning 30, or A Series of Celebratory Events

Turning 30, or A Series of Celebratory Events

When I was in college, I was a part of a Christian group called InterVarsity. It was a very interesting cultural clash for me, and one thing I recalled was how oddly they would appropriate Black culture into their worship services. For example, whenever we were given... read more

Signature Afrolicious Tee Giveway

The first event in this Series of Celebratory Events is a giveaway! We’re currently running a week-long Teespring campaign for these Signature Afrolicious Tees, but you have a chance to win a free tee from How it works Step 1: Sign up for the... read more

Surrounded by Love: A Story

A couple months ago I was feeling spectacularly lonely. I had been working late nights and my commute to the office is an hour both ways so I barely saw the sun. Anyway, I needed a hug. Years ago I’d read something about how humans need at least six seconds in a... read more

Octavia Butler said…

“All struggles are essentially power struggles. Who will rule? Who will lead? Who will define, refine, confine design? Who will dominate?” read more

Zora Neale Hurston said…

“Sometimes, I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It’s beyond me.” read more

Renina Jarmon said…

“In a culture premised on hating women, openly being loving towards women is one of the most radical things you can do.” read more

Audre Lorde said…

“I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.” read more



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