From October, 2017

hashtag: relationship goals

Okay, so…the following information is a bit difficult to admit:   “Hi, my name is Brooke…and I am a hopeless romantic.”   If you’re lost about the characteristics of a hopeless romantic, The Thought Catalog explains it perfectly.   Can I tell you how extremely shocked I was after reading that article? There were only like three characteristics on a…

strictly for my…

Racism exists.   How racism exists and race doesn’t, is just how everything else exists, I suppose. But that would be a whole dissertation if I tried to get us all to understand what I meant by that.   I will attempt to give y’all the most simple example of racism through Hazel E. and…

everyone is mental

so yeah.  maybe you heard it from me, maybe not. but #mentalhealth is getting some awareness now. Like… its kinda, sorta a thing.   Anyways… I think it’s cool that it is a thing. Though I admit, I haven’t always thought this way. From an early age, I got an idea of what a therapy session…

Me, too.

The city must have been recovering from a wild Saturday night, because it was a rather quiet Sunday afternoon in Downtown Los Angeles.   Wearing the typical all black casting call attire, I walked back to my car feeling accomplished. When I got to my vehicle, I looked around the half-empty lot for the parking…

iStan for justice

  Out of respect for Eminem, I would never Stan for him; after all, I’m pretty sure it was he who coined that term and showed us the dangers of becoming a crazed fan. However,  I’ve always appreciated his lyricism. Though, if I’m being honest” at times I did have to stop listening because his delivery was so angry and my meek little spirit couldn’t take it. But that’s the dope thing about Eminem to me. He’s always giving us the real Slim Shady. That should be good enough reason for us all to appreciate this verse from the BET…