Dear Jerica,So, you're 16 now. Isn't it crazy how time flies? Remember when we were younger and we use to wonder what we would be like when we were a teenager? And then when we did become one, it was awful. My teenage years were not very happy, as you well know. I spent the … Continue reading A Letter for my 16-year-old self
Here's me, Miss-Doesn't-Have-Sex writing about sex again. In this case writing about Teen Vogue writing about safe anal sex. Yes, sex in the butt. Some people seem to have a stick up their ass (hehe) about Teen Vogue's article. One woman even burned the copy her daughter had in a video where she ranted about … Continue reading In defense of Teen Vogue
How I learned to love my blackness and forgive my dad.
Lately, I've been so wrapped up in my own life and dealing with the depressing task of job searching to really care to write about anything I see in the media. Let's face it, if you're on social media, you're getting bombarded with Trump news and what the fuck the Kardashians are doing this evening. … Continue reading Being liberal doesn’t excuse your racism
So....I found my long lost sisters. And it's kind of, really a big deal! Their names are Jazmine Victoria and Janae Marie Scott. I knew I had sisters, I just didn't know their names. I have this distant memory of our dad, Jason, taking me to his car and pointing to two sleeping babies, telling … Continue reading Photos: My time in Vegas
I also seem to have trouble processing things. Here's me, trying to process everything.
I have been going over things involving this country and our new president in my head for a long time. I have had back and forth arguments on Facebook, had a few friends message me about their frustrations, and walked with over 20,000 people during San Jose's Women's March this past Saturday. I was hesitant … Continue reading My take on the Women’s March