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The Weight of the Cape: Why Am I Afraid to be Broken?

The Weight of the Cape: Why Am I Afraid to be Broken?

We often ask the wrong questions in an effort to avoid the answers we do not wish to hear. A personal reflection on mental health and therapy.

Exodus: Why Black Millennials Are Leaving the Church

Exodus: Why Black Millennials Are Leaving the Church

Black Millennials are not a generation lost, the church simply hasn't made themselves a home to be found. On why Millennials are leaving the Black church.

#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: Women Sound off on Twitter about Sexism & the Church

#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: Women Sound off on Twitter about Sexism & the Church

#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: a hashtag about the ways Black Christian women suffer in public ministry and in the church.

race, gender, & identity

I’m Tired of Explaining Racism to You.

I’m Tired of Explaining Racism to You.

The open racism displayed in Charlottesville, VA is not a one-off anomaly. Blacks have long since called a spade a spade: America is *still* racist.
Can’t We All Just Get Along? The Tensions of Black Queerness, Womanhood, & the Cross

Can’t We All Just Get Along? The Tensions of Black Queerness, Womanhood, & the Cross

Is Black Male Queerness an enemy of Black Women? An Op-Ed on the tensions of Black Gay men, Black women, & their place in the Black church.
#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: Women Sound off on Twitter about Sexism & the Church

#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: Women Sound off on Twitter about Sexism & the Church

#ThingsOnlyBlackChristianWomenHear: a hashtag about the ways Black Christian women suffer in public ministry and in the church.
Don’t Blame Mental Illness for Steve Stephens, Blame Toxic Masculinity.

Don’t Blame Mental Illness for Steve Stephens, Blame Toxic Masculinity.

Steve Stephens began a crime spree that ended in tragedy for multiple families and his suicide. Examining toxic masculinity the real culprit.

Love & Sex

The Milk Is Never Free: The Value of a Woman’s Love

The Milk Is Never Free: The Value of a Woman’s Love

Why Buy the Cow when the Milk is Free? The age-old idiom in the perils of promiscuity. But, is milk ever free? The real value of a woman's love.

What’s Love Got To Do With Marriage?

What’s Love Got To Do With Marriage?

Marriage is not for the faint of heart and love won't be enough to keep the divorce papers away. Still think you want to be married? By Skylar Watson.

6 Ways to Make the Most of Being Single

6 Ways to Make the Most of Being Single

It's a jungle out here. It's hard to tell these days if #TeamSingle is revered or reviled. 6 ways for thriving while surviving singlehood.

Why Aren’t You Divorced Yet?

Why Aren’t You Divorced Yet?

How one person survived emotional abuse while struggling with her religious views on love, marriage, reconciliation, and divorce.