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Thank you San Diego for being a home for my words for the last two years. For being a place to put my heart when I woke up in shock on election day. For letting a Black woman be real about The Struggle. more

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When I began imitating the writing I was reading, I put girls that looked like the girls I was reading about at the core of my stories, rather than girls that looked like me. more

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​I’m often surprised when women claim they never fake it. Some of the women making these claims are friends who never do store returns because dealing with cashiers is too confrontational for them. more

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Happy New Year to you all and happy birthday to me! This month, I turn 33. It’s now a thing to celebrate your “Jesus Year” at 33. more

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Here’s hoping that 2018 is as unpredictable as 2017 was, but in a good way. A year where healthcare, human rights and basic human decency make a comeback. more

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