The color of my skin, should not affect my writing,

https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/931329233460137985 It's funny that I saw this when I did because I was quite literally just thinking about how my skin colour affects my writing. There is an argument that because I am Black, I should only write about Black characters, the thing is that I don't know or understand or even resonate with Black … Continue reading The color of my skin, should not affect my writing,

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This is exactly what cultural appropriation looks like!

When I first heard that term, "Cultural Appropriation" I actually didn't mind seeing white people wearing dread locks, until I began to realize that these people taking from cultures aren't doing it to raise awareness about the culture. It has taken me a long time to lose faith in humanity, to realize just how much … Continue reading This is exactly what cultural appropriation looks like!