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I Wasted 18+ Years Hating Myself

(TW: self-hate, anti-black sentiments, colorism)

Every Black child that has ever lived among and interacted with White people may have gone through this. A few have been lucky to never feel this pit in their soul, because their parents were close by to ensure their Blackness never got brushed away. 2,351 more words

Located: Rosy Dominican Styles

Baldwin, NY

Beauty

Bienvenidos!

Hola!! y Bienvenidos a mi blog. Ok ok. I will try to keep to English. Thinking about making this a bilingual blog…so each blog post will be in both English and Spanish. 221 more words

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Why it's different being Black and having mental illness: Black woman woes

Being shy, I’ve observed is an ethnically universal personality trait but not in the black community I grew up in.  It was not perceived to be a “black girl trait” to be quiet or reserved “openly” that is. 977 more words

The day I met u I saw strength

And I knew from that point on

That u were pure woman 2 me

Possessing a spirit that was strong. 59 more words

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The day I met u I saw strength

And I knew from that point on

That u were pure woman 2 me

Possessing a spirit that was strong. 59 more words

Strength