Do You See Me

All we want is to be seen and heard. You may not agree with everything we are saying and that's okay just acknowledge that fact that we are here. Some so many ladies will go through their entire life and not know what it's like to be listened to. As well as being left to wonder …

Wounds Into Wisdom

I stepped into the car and he locked the door, drove down the street for a few minutes and then punched me three times in my face.He grabbed my shirt so hard that it ripped. I fought for my life that night.

What’s That Burning Smell

Then all of a sudden I smell something burning and the smell is becoming more and more intense. So I start frantically asking everyone to check and make sure all the candles are burnt out, check the dryer to ensure that it isn't on fire.

Ironic or Sincere: How Offensive Memes Harm Our Generation — Sammicakes

Early this week, an absolute (white) genius at my school posted the above meme to his Snapchat story, and— surprise, surprise—he got beat up by two African American kids the next day. Did he deserve it? Was the joke even funny enough to make a double-team, round-house kick to the face worth it? Honestly, […] via …