5 Pressurizing Standards of Beauty

Popular culture has placed a lot of pressure on how to look, feel, and act a certain way. Not conforming to the standard of beauty, can be one of the most difficult tasks for women. Self-doubt seem to be inevitable when all we see is airbrushed and filtered women on every billboard, magazine cover, music video, … Continue reading 5 Pressurizing Standards of Beauty

we are all Beautiful…we are all Ugly

I have heard men call Beyoncé ugly...Kim K., Halle Berry... Even when they are in full contour, there is some man that thinks they are not all that. Ugliness is subjective. Being Beautiful is subjective. So what's the standard, right? Fair skinned. Thin. Light eyes. Long hair. Big boobs. Plump butt. The standard is impossible to … Continue reading we are all Beautiful…we are all Ugly

Uniqueness is Beauty

Everyday we struggle with our identity; constantly trying to define ourselves, until we are truly comfortable with who we are. But, does that ever really happen? Are we ever truly happy with who we are? I know that there have been times in my life when I was not happy with how I looked. In this … Continue reading Uniqueness is Beauty

3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 1

I love words because they allow me to express myself, when often times, I find myself to be speechless, as a speaker. As a writer, I can describe every ounce of me and that is why I love quotes. Quotations provide a short, detailed, descriptive, and insightful look into the mind of a speaker. I … Continue reading 3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 1