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Journey to the Land of Magazine Publication

This fall, I'm going to start my internship at ENSPIRE Magazine remotely, and I couldn't be more excited to be a part of an amazing team. For those who don't know, I've always wanted to work in a magazine publication. Don't get me wrong, I have no problem with trying different media-related work experience. My… Continue reading Journey to the Land of Magazine Publication

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Educating Myself on the Work

Don't get it twisted protests are still happening. Photo by Drew Williams on Pexels.com I don't know why I feel this way, but this hunger for advocating is intense. One of the most common advice I've seen from different educators is that the black community needed to get organized, like TODAY. If we don't, guess… Continue reading Educating Myself on the Work

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Becoming Inspired and Learning About Yourself

In case you thought someone forgot...Black Lives Still Matter. Don't get it twisted. Throughout my life, I started to realize being inspired isn't the problem, it's keeping the momentum. Inspiration is a beautiful feeling because for a moment the vision you've probably dreamed about everyday is now coming to life. For myself, I truly begin… Continue reading Becoming Inspired and Learning About Yourself

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Let’s Recap

I'm tired. Literally, sick and tired. I'm upset and haven't slept in days. George Floyd, a black man, was murdered by a police office, Derek Chauvin, in Minneapolis, Mo., and everyone in America took justice into their own hands. There were protests in every single state and the police officers are making themselves look worse… Continue reading Let’s Recap

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Discussion on Black Media and the Future

When I went to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, I intended to study English because I wanted to become an author one day. My intent changed immediately when I came to my first undergraduate orientation and listened to someone in the English Department convince everyone that they could fail. In my opinion, if… Continue reading Discussion on Black Media and the Future

College Life, Lifestyle

Werqin’ Girl and Learning About Impostor Syndrome

"Girl you better werq!" Girl, I'm trying. This week has been great so far with me trying to prepare for grad school, keeping up with my blog and starting my night podcasts. Grad school has been tough because the COVID-19 crisis put everything on the back burner. Which is hard for me because I'm new… Continue reading Werqin’ Girl and Learning About Impostor Syndrome