Tag / 2016

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  • Words from 2016!

    Circumstances, fear, pain, hurt, and anger wants me to say 2016 was a bad year but I am too strong a woman to give in.  I will not play the victim card, rather I will choose to look at things from a positive view and let the lessons I have learned guide me. Everything in life is indeed a choice, we are the choices we make. 2016 brought so many…

  • My Take on Artistic Discrimination!

    Artistic discrimination. This is probably not a frequently used phrase but it’s something I’ve noticed; I may just have coined a new “about to be frequently used phrase”. Before we go further let’s ask ourselves this question, what is art? … take your time, think about it and give yourself an answer. Art to me is the totality of a being, it is a feeling, an expression of one’s self.…

  • Why you shouldn’t go natural!

    Alright, alright, alright Hol’ up readers we’ve got to address this issue. Natural hair is not for everyone; relaxed hair can just be as beautiful and healthy too. I like to brag all the time to my friends that I became a natural before all the natural hair craze started, I talked about my natural hair journey HERE so check it out. Anyway, everyone is going natural now and to be…

  • UNUM || My Go-To Instagram App

    Hey, there TBW Readers! Hey, There guys! Yo! *Still trying to decide on my opening catch phrase, please help me out – insert crying smiley – just leave suggestions in the comment section below, thank you* I’m pretty sure the role social media plays in our blogosphere and followership has been overemphasized enough so I’m not even going to hammer on it. Instagram is still my favourite, and I’m always…

  • Personal Style|| White Fray and Greens

    Hey, Guys! I posted my mid-year bucket list, where I listed all the things I wanted to do before the end of the year and I finally crossed out one.

  • Taking Stock|| Myself Lately V

    Hey there TBW readers, miss me? I missed you too. I’m sorry for leaving you for so long, it was just a much-needed break and my blog needed some upgrading. So I’m back with a taking stock post just so you know what I’ve been up to.

  • Myself Lately IV

    It’s 7.00 am I have an aching back and a sore foot. My eyes are heavy but when I close them sleep is far away. What better time than this to talk about myself lately?

  • Where did my Mojo go?

    For a few days now I’ve been thinking a lot about my blog and noticed I actually haven’t written from my heart in a while. When I started The Black Writer, I wanted to be able to motivate and speak to my readers , I wanted to share my life with you and hoped it would be an example. Of course with a little bit of fun here and there.…

  • Mid Year Bucket List 

    Hello there my beautiful readers?. It is my usual tradition to come up with a to-do list at the beginning of the year. I write all the adventures, places I want to visit and things I want to do. Anyways, this year I didn’t feel like it so I just stuck to writing my goals of which I had just one goal.