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.

Advertisements

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.