Inspiration

The Continued Portrayal of Black People As The Inferior Race

Unfortunately, in terms of 'black stereotypes', black people often are the ones glorifying their own degradation in the process. According to author Burrell, racism isn't the primary issue; but how we respond to media distortions and programmed self-hatred. The Black Inferiority campaign perpetuated by the media is the "greatest propaganda campaign of all time". 

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Inspiration · Lifestyle · Mental Health · Motivation · Uncategorized

Championing Self-Esteem and Negotiation Skills

Growing up, I suffered from crippling low self-esteem. It dictated and controlled every aspect of my life, from how I thought about myself to the way I thought about and reacted to everyday situations. My thought processing was severely warped and irrational. Low-self esteem can lead to self-destructive decisions such as...

#feminism · Inspiration · Mental Health

Highly Sensitive People’s Guide to Effectively Managing Conflict

Because high sensitivity is widely misunderstood, the behavior of Highly Sensitive People can frustrate others. Being highly sensitive doesn’t make a person weak, but it does mean HSPs have to manage themselves and their relationships, work, and lives differently than most people in order to thrive.

Faith · Feminism · Inspiration · Lifestyle · Social Media

New Year, New Who? 

"Hey sis, how do I become like these women?"

I swift my gaze from my phone to hers, and analyse the pictures being displayed:

Successful women.

My mind in a spiral, I wonder if I should give her a cliché response. You know... one of those typical quotes you see floating around the internet that we all love? "Comparison is the thief of joy" etc?