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?

Two messages are better than one

“Just because you can see the candle in someone, doesn’t mean that you’re meant to light it” This morning I was watching an interview by the Breakfast Club. Charlemagne Tha God, DJ Envy and Angela Yee were interviewing Amanda Seales. Until this interview I didn’t know much about her other than her accusation against Russel Simmons. About a month ago, amid the rape accusations, she … Continue reading Two messages are better than one

Worth it or Worthless?

  Actions Speak Louder than Words.   It has taken me some time to realize that in order to know if someone truly loves you, you need to evaluate their actions. A man or woman will show you how they feel about you even if they find it difficult to voice their feelings. People take for granted what they have and forget to show their … Continue reading Worth it or Worthless?