#BlackCreativesMonth Langston Hughes

Happy Birthday to American poet Langston Hughes! He was one of the earliest innovators of a new literary art form called jazz poetry. Best known as one of the leaders of theĀ Harlem Renaissance in New York City. The poetry and fiction he wrote reflected the lives of working-class blacks in America at that time -reflecting…

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Happy Birthday JAY-Z| Here are my favorite HOV songs

Shawn Carter aka JAY-Z’s birthday is today. He is known as an American rapper, entrepreneur, songwriter, record producer, and philanthropist. And is one my favorite rappers of all time! In honor of him, here is a list curated by yours truly, that solidifies why I love him so much BUT this list really doesn’t do…

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Happy Birthday to MsNiseyBaby -An Open Letter

Yesterday was my birthday and I’m 24 now! I’ll be honest -at first, I wasn’t really checking for it. Not that I was ungratefulĀ for making it here, but there’s this anxiety I get where I feel like nobody remembers, or nobody really cares for ya girl. Well, let me tell ya -I didn’t receive that…

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