Lately I have been struggling to write. Though it has always been the thing that sings to me. When I was younger, among other things, I wanted to be a singer, an actress, a poet, a writer, a teacher, and a doctor. Writing has been a constant in my life for as long as I … Continue reading Does it Sing to You? Finding Your Niche When You Feel You Have Nothing. . .
As young women of color we are often times used to being silenced, neglected, blinded and pushed out. It doesn't make it okay, but it does condition us to a second class citizenship among those who are no better than us. It impacts a set of learned behaviors, unless or until you learn to navigate … Continue reading They Don’t Like My Voice! Brown Girls in Higher Education