Peek-A-Boo Pretty Girl Slays with Saturday Night Love

 Last Saturday night, the ladies of Peek-A-Boo Pretty Girl hosted for a second year, Saturday Night Love, a party with art and a purpose.  This year the venue was popular night spot, Rue 77 located in downtown Columbia, South Carolina. This was an evening filled with great music, Spoken Word, live painting and fruity cocktails. […]

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Book Review; Salt by Nayyirah Waheed

This collection of poetry invites you inside yourself to every quiet moment and unspoken thought. Salt manifests the realization of what it means to be a a woman of color, a mother in the African diaspora and a human. It embraces self love and encourages the expression of emotion. Salt encompasses the most important of […]

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The Period Poem by Dominique Christina

So I came across a most incredible spoken word artist and was inspired by this one particular poem. In “The Period Poem”, Spoken word artist, Dominique Christina discusses the issue of a woman’s menstrual cycle in a most unique way. Even as a 20 something black woman living on my own I still feel an […]

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My Year in Review

2013, has been a pretty huge year for me, personally, professionally and emotionally. As 2013 began I faced the last semester of my senior year in college. During this time I grew as a person through travel and study I became a black feminist, an activist poet and even a role model. I severed as […]

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