All tagged Black

What now?

I am disappointed and disheartened by the reaction to the results of this election. Born of a minority race and as the lesser sex in America, I have always been tied to a culture that is fearless and unbreakable. But today, I see nothing but defeat. Today the ignorance of the minority community and women are on the forefront.

Dear Miss Simone

Recently, a friend suggested that I watch "What Happened, Miss Simone?" This Netflix documentary about the boldly beautiful and incomparably talented Nina Simone focuses on how Nina found her love for music. As told in the documentary, music brought Miss Simone immense joy, an unequivocal escape, and unmatched pain.