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Ugandan Girls discovering their Kinks, Curls and Nappy Naps

I have been natural since November 2012, and it has been a journey. I started with the BC  (Big Chop) with an inch left of hair. I have dyed it, cut it again, straightened it, cut it again due to heat damage, re grown it, faced the awkward stage, lost my edges due to weave… Continue reading Ugandan Girls discovering their Kinks, Curls and Nappy Naps

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PS: Thank God for Essence magazine.

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Who came up with New year’s Resolutions?

Ladies, gentlemen and my big eyed green creatures; 2015 is coming to an end in exactly three weeks, two day, one hour and forty five minutes from now (or rather from when I wrote this exact line). This only means we are closer to ringing in a new year (my prayers go out to those… Continue reading Who came up with New year’s Resolutions?

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Being Mellie Grant

Scandal has been on  our TV screens for four years (and counting) and for most of the four years at least, I have followed Mellie Grant. She has been the side kick, Scandal’s first lady, the wife, the mother, Fitz’s (that no good of a man) pillow fluffer and a grieving mother. And through all of… Continue reading Being Mellie Grant

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31 Interesting Facts about Poetry and Poets

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
Fun facts about poets and poetry from Shakespeare to Marianne Moore E. E. Cummings dedicated his self-published volume of poetry, No Thanks, to the fourteen publishers who had turned it down. In the source poem for Romeo and Juliet, Juliet is 15. Nobody knows why Shakespeare chose to make her…

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The 7 Golden Rules of Blogging

Originally posted on Cristian Mihai:
It’s Blogging Week here at Cristian Mihai blog (yeah, I don’t have a fancy name for my blog). We’ll talk about blogging, different tools that make blogging easier, and other stuff. The other stuff is mostly related to some of the do’s and don’t of blogging, what works and what doesn’t.…

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The Bridesmaid Dress theory

Bridesmaid theory is a theory I came up with just by looking at how today’s generation has come to view life. A bridesmaid dress has the saddest and shortest story ever told. It is purposely made for one person, it was tailor made, sawed and fitted down for only that one individual, every thread and… Continue reading The Bridesmaid Dress theory