Rethinking Your Boxes (old draft)

I have been dying to blog and meaning to exercise and wanting to escape, but school has kept me locked away again. So I’m writing this while I’m on my way to another class. The great thing about being away at school is being surrounded by so much diversity. You meet people from different backgrounds…

Her Natural Journey, His Opinion

Lately, I have been seeing a lot of natural women ask about their partners opinions about deciding to go natural. Many women have said that they have gotten bad feedback from old partners and also that black men don’t like natural women. I have only been with one guy since transitioning and going back natural…

Strength

I am proud to be the older sister of this strong, smart-mouthed, ambitious, determined young woman. Words cannot explain how much of a blessing she is to me. My mother has raised us all to be independent and goal oriented but this girl right here is amazing. Yes I am older but she has shown…

Finger Coils

So I have estimated that I have been natural for seven months. I cut all my hair off in June or July. I started transitioning since December 2012 I believe but I still used heat. I hav seen a lot of growth in thse past months and so have my friends and colleagues. So since…

New Year New Hair Ideas

So it’s a New Year and although I didn’t make a resolution (I’m too forgetful anyways), I am trying something new with my hair. My hair just keeps growing and it really amazes me. So now that I’m able to twist my hair I did a twist out with perm rods on my ends. My…