Stop waiting for people of color to educate you on their lived experience: A Q+A w/ Bonnie Boyle McGahee

I was silent for too long, letting microaggressions slide, not confronting my friends and family when they would say racist remarks. Now, since I’ve been educating myself more about oppression, racism, white privilege – while also being married to a Black man – I can no longer be silent. That just isn’t an option for me anymore.

To The Person Who Wants to Give Up Because Their Work Is Undervalued

You have no idea of who is better off because you’re here. And, you don’t get to say all of what your positive impact has been on others.

You’d surely miss something. 

Why It’s Okay If You Didn’t Crush It Today

Photo Credit: Toa Heftiba I’m a busy-body and a worrier. I make to-do list and itineraries when I’m on vacation. I have the magical ability to turn something fun into a character building activity. I ask for more responsibility even when my plate is full. Yes, it’s as frustrating as it sounds – for anyone involved. Here […]