White Monkey

I can't adequate describe how I felt in that moment. My Nigerian JS2 (year 8) classmate had just assigned this insult to me and honestly, I don't remember much of the events before. I only remember the rage, the sweat on my brow, the tears in my eyes and my clenched fist as I contemplated striking my classmate with everything I had.

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Unprofessional.

'I am not my hair, I am not this skin I am not your ex-pec-tations no no I am not my hair, I am not this skin I am a soul that lives within' - India.Arie During a recent holiday to Portugal, I was relaxing with my girlfriend and naturally, she decided to braid my … Continue reading Unprofessional.

In appreciation of Chance the Rapper

I love Chance the Rapper. I won't lie, I'm not a day one fan or anything. I was introduced to his music by a good friend and my first memory of his isn't even musical. IΒ remember watching an interview he had on the Breakfast Club where he was being grilled by Charlamagne Tha god on … Continue reading In appreciation of Chance the Rapper