With both hands, I take one corner each and shake out the blanket to its full length so I can cover my chilled skin. For no reason at all — other than my Ancestors’ will be done — the blanket smells like my grandma. I wonder if it smells like her grandma, too? Would the scent be familiar to any of them…?
“The future deserves a present where our truths were spoken.” -Alexis Pauline Gumbs, on Audre Lorde Collage, featuring Audre Lorde, created by Alexis Pauline Gumbs.
Okay, so if you’re tapped into at least one social media platform, you know that Drake, AKA Drizzy, dropped his single “Hotline Bling” a few days ago. If, some how, you haven’t lifted that rock you call home in a while, here’s the video. Now try and keep up. Oh, wait. I guess you probably want…
“Losing You” by Solange is probably my all time favorite break up song. Also, peep the outfits!