With all of the recent exposure to the very real and present issues that are affecting the black community, there has been a genuine willingness for people in the church to confront their biases. Faced with this many churches, leaders and Christians have chosen to speak out and be at the forefront of offering love […]
What do you do when you’re sick of rude racist remarks? https://thinkingoutloud16.weebly.com/home/a-call-to-self-care Written by Nana Akua: For more check out this Nana Akua is an aspiring writer and youth organizer. She has pioneered ProjectDreamBig and is passionate about youth engagement, cultural reform, and mentorship. She hopes to use her voice to shape culture.
My guest blog on itsallyouboo.com about things I learned while finishing my first book. If you are pursuing a dream you need read this… http://itsallyouboo.com/how-to-not-fall-apart-when-pursuing-your-dream/
“Good hair means curls and waves bad hair means you look like a slave At the turn of the century It’s time for us to redefine who we be” – I Am Not My Hair I often joke that India Aires, ” I Am Not My Hair” is the natural hair anthem. Women like India […]
A lot of people ask me if I work out often. I’m hesitant to answer this question for a few reasons. I don’t want people to get discouraged by my answer. I do outline what I do to keep in shape in my book For Black Girls: The Shaping of a Young Woman if you […]
Nana Abraham on Her New Book, “For Black Girls”