Following your friends

Okay so I know this is going to make me sound really old but I actually am an old soul. When I was growing up …..back in the good old days of late 1990’s, early 2000’s, following your friends meant something different than what it does now. In my culture “Following your friends” is a phrase that was never used in a positive light. It … Continue reading Following your friends

Acting white or acting right?

Yes, you read the title of this post correctly. Those of us (People of Color) who do not exhibit the stereotypical characteristics of our race and culture are accused of acting white. What does that even mean? How does being yourself mean that you’re suddenly trans-racial? Most say this jokingly, but there’s a little bit of truth behind every joke. It’s a way of telling … Continue reading Acting white or acting right?