The girlie behind the blog is a 26 year old black woman, figuring out how to make it in a world as a dark-skinned, plus size, middle child of a single woman.
What People Say
“I was built this way for a reason, so I’m going to use it.”Simone Biles
“I am a feminist, and what that means to me is much the same as the meaning of the fact that I am black; it means that I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect.”June Jordan
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.”Audre Lorde