Black History Month Watchlist

She’s Gotta Have It (1986) is based on the life and sexual liberation of Spike Lee’s character, Nola Darling. Ms. Darling is a young artist living in Brooklyn who is involved with three men. The film depicts how she balances and ultimately comes to terms with it all. Feel free to check out my review…

Positive Affirmations for Black Women

I’m not sure who needs to hear this, but as black women we sometimes forget how important and worthy we are so I hope these positive affirmations serves as a reminder. I am important. I am beautiful. I am free to be who I am, dress how I want, do as I please. I am…

Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo”

Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo” is a non-fiction work by the late author, Zora Neale Hurston. The book is based on Hurston’s 1927 interviews with Cudjo Lewis, the last known living survivor of the Middle Passage. She initially failed to find a publisher because the book was written AAVE and discussed a lot…

Assume Form

I feel like I should share my favorite songs, albums and artists more often because why not? James Blake who is one of my favorite artists recently released his new album. I feel like I never really know what to expect from him. Each body of work is typically different from the other because artists…

Just a thought…

Yesterday I was chilling and meditating. Sundays are a day where I tend to reflect and meditate on things going on in my life. It’s cathartic for me. I feel like it’s instrumental in helping me progress. One of the realizations that I came to about myself was that there is so much power in…

Fyre Fraud & Psychopathy

This past week Hulu released their Fyre Fraud documentary. The documentary was about one of the biggest festival flops that happened back in 2017. While watching it the other day, the psychology major in me couldn’t help, but do a little psychological analysis with this review. The Fyre Festival was supposed to be this huge…

Killing for Love Documentary Review

The other day, I finally had some downtime so I decided to watch something new and interesting on Hulu. I usually tend to binge shows I’ve watched dozen of times, but now that I’ve been studying criminal justice I’ve gained a certain insight and interest into true crime stories. I like to examine them based…

Stuff to Watch

I’ve compiled a list of funny, sad, interesting, mysterious, thrilling and captivating TV series and movies to stream on Hulu or Netflix. Check them out below. Elite (2018-) This Spanish series is about a group of lower class and upper class students whose worlds collide shortly after attending school together. Lower class students consists of…

Infinity Mirrors Exhibit

Last month, I traveled to Atlanta, Georgia to go to a concert and to experience Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirror exhibit at the High Museum of Art. The exhibit was really cool and even interactive. There were about 7 parts to it. You had about 30 seconds to go in a small room where the art…