Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Nothing in my life could have prepared me for what has happened in these past several months. So far, thanks to good people and coincidences, I’ve managed to get by. On heavy days, I’m reminded that many people don’t have that luxury. Sometimes I wish I could give myself some sort of heads-up of what was to come this year.

A White stylist had no idea how to handle my Black hair. Here’s what that experience taught me.

In college, I had one of the worst salon visits of my life

I started 2020 grappling with postpartum depression. I had no clue it would be the least of my worries.

Everything started to spiral in March and April. To cope, I turned to my passion.

8 intriguing facts about female animals, from octopuses eating their mates to lionesses ruling the pride

Expand your animal knowledge with these interesting tidbits