Originally posted on Raza Del Sur – El Gato Negro:
I have come to discover (and embrace) my American-ness. This relationship is complicated. You can read about this evolution here and here. Yet, my becoming Americano isn’t a journey that is solely positive. Becoming Americano has come with, and still comes with, relentless pain, a…
Curvy Girl Lingerie To Host Second Annual Fashion Show Showcasing Plus Size Lingerie – PLUS Model Mag
Curvy Girl Lingerie To Host Second Annual Fashion Show Showcasing Plus Size Lingerie – PLUS Model Mag.
Originally posted on Black America from a Black American:
I just finished watching “Dark Girls” on Netflix, an amazing documentary on the subject of skin tone. I have always referred to myself as toasted caramel and never have considered myself “dark”. It was really interesting to see women who are my complexion talking about the perils of…
“Peace is the fruit of love, a love that is also justice. But to grow in love requires work — hard work. And it can bring pain because it implies loss — loss of the certitudes, comforts, and hurts that shelter and define us.” ― Jean Vanier, Finding Peace