Why I Decided to Become A Mentor (Again)

Towards the end of my undergraduate studies, I came to the realization that I wanted to become a mentor. I wanted to warn the upcoming generation about issues that plagued them on and off Prairie View A&M University’s campus and I wanted to be a source of hope and help for our incoming freshmen. I […]

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Understanding Your Self-Worth

Since starting my blog, I’ve been afforded so many amazing opportunities and God has blessed me beyond belief. But, with growth and progression, there also comes a time where you start to realize your overall self-worth. You start to question the people you place yourself around, you start to analyze your social media presence and you […]

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Honesty 101: Being a Michelle Obama in World Full of Kardashians

Yep. I said it. The age of the “Instagram model” has officially commenced. Everyone wants to be Kim Kardashian West. (Or, one of her other five, six or seven siblings…) Now, don’t get me wrong, this family hustles their ass off and they’ve built an entire empire on the foundation of a sex tape and […]

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Making Moves: Premiere Screening of the Documentary Fashion Weak

Provocative. Soul-stirring. Innovative. Haunting. These are the perfect words that can be used to describe director April Joi and executive producer (PV Alumna) Shayla Janel’s jaw-dropping documentary Fashion Weak, a stylish film that brings racism and fashion to the forefront. Prior to being invited to a private screening at 4118 Fannin Studios, I knew very […]

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