The Making of a Total Woman!

Shemeka Michelle Chris Clark, Christina Clark, Christina Hope Boyd, Crx Clark, Mature Conversations, NG Contributor, Personal Empowerment, Society, Women

~Crx Clark ”All my life I’ve been searching,” but I didn’t know what I’d been searching for. I’ve always referenced this catch phrase in my poetry, when contemplating a new love interest, or when I decided to rewind and remind my broken- hearted mind. I never asked myself this question when I was happy but how many times would I …

BREAKING THE MOLD!

NGB Guest Guest Blogger, Lasonja Marie, NG Contributor, Personal Empowerment, Poetry, Women

NGSC: Lasonja Marie   Sometimes I wonder whatever happened to me The older I got I disconnected from the things I love And I became who people wanted to see me be Sometimes you can get so far gone in the ideas of others and what they believe you are That you forget about who you are I’ve spent years …

International Women’s Day: A Reader Chimes In On Previous Blog!

NGB Guest Guest Blogger, Mature Conversations, NG Contributor, Racism, Society, Women

Guest Blogger: Monica Renata I am an IT Professional and writer located in New Orleans, Louisiana. I strive to spark emotional intelligence and realization in my writings. I have written a response to the following article: http://www.nakedgirlzblog.info/dear-white-women-fk-you-and-your-daywithoutawoman/   International Women’s Day is day is supposed to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women and also bring attention …

HairTalk: Length Retention

NGB Guest Beauty, Grooming, Guest Blogger, Jamakah Webb, Natural Hair, NG Contributor, Women

NGSC:  Jamakah Webb With the approximate 6 inches of hair we grow each year, protecting it from damage in order to retain length is inevitable. Our love of sleek and silky styles, ombré color, and spiky updo’s makes it hard to hold onto the incoming six. We dread the oh-so-important trims in fear of losing length. Truthfully those inches will …

Black Women Are Taught Not to Need a Man

Christina Clark Chris Clark, Christina Clark, Christina Hope Boyd, Crx Clark, Family, Marriage, Mature Conversations, Men, NG Contributor, Relationships, Society, Women

~Crx Clark I saw a post on Facebook stating “White women are taught how to keep a man, but Black women are taught to not need a man.” I gasped for air when I read this, but why? Shemeka Michelle has already done a vlog on this matter. I see meme after meme celebrating the happiness of lonely women almost …