Essays

Teaching my biracial daughters that all hair is good hair is an act of self-love [HelloGiggles]

I Never Lost My Body. I Always Had It. [On Our Moon]

peril + power [honey & lime literary magazine, online and audio]

Being in public without fear of harassment is my right, but not my reality [HelloGiggles]

Mothers Aren’t Allowed To Be Angry [On Our Moon]

Bitter Grief [The Hellebore]

Hilda is an ode to childhood wonder [FanSided]

Why I only read books by Black authors in 2018 [HelloGiggles]

How a Family of Four Lived Without a Refrigerator for a Month [The Billfold]

How ‘Addams Family Values’ taught me the racist Thanksgiving history I never learned in school [HelloGiggles]

‘The Craft’ was the root of my preteen empowerment [HelloGiggles]

The Color(ism) Divide in Motherhood [On Our Moon]

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka demonstrate the struggle of Black excellence and Black womanhood [HelloGiggles]

As a black woman, I have to confront misogyny and racial inequality in childbirth [HelloGiggles]

When I go shopping as a Black Woman [HelloGiggles]

In All, There I Am [Stoneboat Literary Journal, (print)]

As a Black woman and mother, the Austin bombings challenged my mental health as much as my safety [HelloGiggles]

A Fractured Mind[TAYO Literary Magazine]

Tracks [Mothers Always Write]

How I Am [Cagibi]

Retrospective [Mothers Always Write]

A Guide to Pumping Breast Milk at Work [Sammiches & Psych Meds]

Another Black Man is Dead [Sammiches & Psych Meds]

Mother of 3 Joins Work Force, Burned at Stake [Sammiches & Psych Meds]

Guest Posts

Your Voice is Powerful [Engaging Life’s Moments]