"Aside from just telling a great story, what August does is honor our lives— our everyday, ordinary, beautiful, magnificent lives. He gives you (not only) the history of African-Americans but also a selection of marriage and friendship and what it means to be a man and what it means to be a woman” - Viola Davis #HolidayMagic
Mary Bethune lifted herself from the cotton field to the White House as an adviser to the President of the United States. Her greatest accomplishment, however, was almost single-handily building Bethune-Cookman College in 1923.
A blog dedicated to Teenie Weenie Afros aka TWAs. Mainstream media is flooded with images of girls with long &straight, long and wavy hair. But what about those of us who love to rock the short look?...
Fingers are often pointed at Ebony. Sometimes the people behind the fingers say things too. They say mean things, things she doesn't always understand, things about who she is and what she is. Maybe she doesn't always 'understand', but she knows what they mean.