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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

How I learned to let my Christian values — not any political party — guide my vote

It wasn’t until college that I started challenging my political beliefs

I witnessed a catastrophic natural sight — and it provided lessons for our current political moment

Humans, like moths, sometimes seek the worst possible solutions

9 reasons why I would have been accused of witchcraft in 15th-century Europe

Many of you reading this probably would have been, too

I’ve been using public transit during the pandemic. I’ve encountered more harassment than ever before.

I feel more exposed, with fewer people to turn to

I started working from home years before coronavirus. Here’s how I found balance.

I split my days between business and life tasks

I was tempted to publicly shame people who don’t wear masks. I tried this instead.

I found myself full of bitterness toward those who weren’t taking coronavirus seriously

Here’s how I create safe spaces for myself and other Black women

It’s important to carve out time for ‘breathing space’