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Why You Need Friends of the Opposite Sex
Love

Why You Need Friends of the Opposite Sex

It’s the age old question: Is it possible to have a platonic friendship with the opposite sex? The short answer is yes. In fact, not only is it possible to have these types of friendships, it’s also important that you do. The perks are pretty amazing. Free dating advice and outside perspectives. Picture it: You’ve […]

The Strokes: Future Present Past
Entertainment

The Strokes: Future Present Past

The Strokes’ new EP, titled Future Present Past, is certainly as good as any reasonable Strokes fan might hope for. The music contains traces of experimentation without being weird for the sake of being weird, is still blessed by Casablancas’ undeniable gift for song craft and melody, and retains that inexplicable cool that the Strokes have […]

“You Talk Like a White Girl”
Inspirational

“You Talk Like a White Girl”

I can’t escape it. From Newport News, VA., to the Southeast Bronx, all the way to St. Louis, MO., and again in Atlanta, GA., it keeps following me. Whether it’s uttered in disgust or exclaimed in surprise, those six little words always find their way into my ears. “You talk like a white girl.” When […]

How Do Men View Our Makeup?
Inspirational

How Do Men View Our Makeup?

As a single woman in my late 20’s, I consistently observe the male attention I receive on my weekday grind and when out with friends. Admittedly, I enjoy getting dolled up before stepping out for a special event and thanks to The YouTube School of Beauty, I have been a makeup lover since my college […]

Love

Spring Is Coming: Is it time to let him go?

Relationships whether intimate, or friendship, come in cycles. Friends and lovers all come into your life in order to either elevate and enhance your life, or uncover truths and parts of you that you didn’t know existed. For relationships, the winter months or “cuffing season”, is swiftly coming to a close. For all of those […]