Yesterday, I celebrated the life of Barbara Ann Long, aka, my play momma / BB / Ms. Long / my best friend’s mother. I moved next door to Ms. Long when I was 9 years old (1984) and was always at her house hanging out with “the lil sneaky boy next door,” (according to my gPeep The Rest!
Hi, my name is Tafari and I’m a lost child of Nigeria in the AFRICAN DIASPORA searching for home, safety, and happiness. So last night, I decided to look at my 23 & Me results again to see if they too had ethnic background updates like Ancestry.com has been advertising rPeep The Rest!
Very excited to be coming to Atlanta and working with Arresting Artifacts (on Instagram) for my upcoming photo story exhibit, EXPOSED: EARTH. SEA. SKY. A photo story celebrating the diversity of Black bodies. The photo story is set in Massarandupó, Bahia, Brazil and features sixPeep The Rest!
With my trip to Salvador, Bahia coming in less than a week, I am kicking up my yoga game with a daily practice. While I am able to be self-guided with no problem, I really prefer to be in an instructor led setting and with my schedule being a little all over the place, I havePeep The Rest!
Raw amber from Mali strung on leather. Cannot believe that I was able to make the beads into a bracelet. Next time, I want to try something more intricate with competing textures. Am I really sitting here talking about beading? Is this real life...Peep The Rest!
So I'm at Bagger Dave's for lunch & this server walks up to me and gives me a hug. I'm like why are you hugging me. She's like I heard you were sick and I missed you. I'm like I don't know you. Then she looks at me & calls me Yoda with a puzzled look. Yoda right? ??I sPeep The Rest!
Voodoo, Hoodoo, Black Magic, Obeah or Ms. Celie's Curse. Don't make me throw this on you. I got potions, lotions, loaded thoughts, bones, bits and pieces & a few herbs. I can be a witch doctor, a conjure man or a mofo you really just don't want to deal with. My great graPeep The Rest!
(L - R) Queen Aaminah, Helene Faussart, ME, Celia Faussart, Alexis Juliard Last night Suite Suzy & I attended the Les Nubians concert at the Magic Stick midtown Detroit. When I learned of the concert last two months ago, I was sooo pumped! I’ve been in love with Helene &amPeep The Rest!
This past weekend, I visited New York’s Museum of Modern Art & fell in love in the photography gallery. I always fall in love in their portrait gallery so this is really no new news! What made me fall during my most recent visit was Carrie Mae Weems’ “From Here I SawPeep The Rest!