SPOILER ALERT!!! A couple nights ago I finally watched Breaking In, 2018, and I thought I loved it (as I do most strong-black-female-lead films I watch). The film is directed by James McTeigue — who's résumé isn't all that impressive considering I feel very unamused by all his other work. The screenplay is by Ryan Engle … Continue reading Breaking In [And Out the Burden of Representation]
Sometimes all you need is the type of friend who randomly sends you a message reading, "I love you, and I appreciate your presence in my life". When I got that from Muvhuya I knew I found myself a soul sister for real. Not everyone will appreciate you as you are, and always support your … Continue reading Soul Sister — WCE
SPOILER ALERT!!! On the 21st of September my daughter and I snugged up in bed to watch Nappily Ever After, 2018, a Netflix original. The film, directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour, had already been added to 'My List' the day the trailer was released because somehow, I already knew I would love it, representation plus actual … Continue reading Nappily Ever After — Hair Chronicles
I honestly love celebrating my siblings, you don't even understand man. This series consists of some of my favourite shots of Whitney aka Design Therapy. She's the dopest Graphic Designer under the sun! I can't even handle how much sauce this girl is repeatedly serving on a daily. Best still, she makes it all look … Continue reading She’s Got The Juice!
Outside Drake, I love the notion of actually NOT having to be nice for anything or anyone. The nicer you are, the more likely folks are to take advantage of you. It's as if being nice is equated to being weak when really, maybe you were just being fudging nice and strength wasn't considered in … Continue reading Nice For What?