Outspoken October Series

Good Hair vs. Bad Hair

In this special episode of Outspoken October, I sit down with Yazz, a hair stylist and founder of Yazz Oh My Comestics, to talk about the debate on good hair vs. bad hair. Through the centuries they has been a misunderstanding that some women of colour have “good” hair (soft, free flowing, social acceptable tresses) … Continue reading Good Hair vs. Bad Hair

Black British Writing Pt2

Following up from part 1 Rineya Umran Ka and I continue the wonderful conversation about being a Black British writer. In this episode we discuss aspects of trauma and how writing acts as a bridge between people, demographic and/or experiences. Parallel to this we speak on how Black literature often centres around traumatic experiences which … Continue reading Black British Writing Pt2

Connecting With Self

Learning to connect with Self can seem like an uphill battle at times, but it does not have to be this way. Join Kloveism and I as we explore the what “the work” looks and feels like, our personal journeys of self-acceptance, self-love and much much more. From meditating to mastery oracle cards, Klove and … Continue reading Connecting With Self

Perfomance and Race Pt2

Returning to the second part of the topic based on Performance and Race with Veronica Beatrice Lewis where we continue the candid conversation about reflecting the times, what action can be taken to cause positive change, and her upcoming performances to look out for. In this segment we touch upon Veronica’s experiences with her fellow … Continue reading Perfomance and Race Pt2

Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt2

Once again, disclaimer, this sequel to Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt1 talks about triggering experiences relating to miscarriages, preterm labours, and stillbirths; however, it also shines some light on the rainbow babies, growth, healing and sisterhood. To get in contact with Rima follow her on Instagram and WordPress today! Let’s talk What three things are you … Continue reading Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt2

Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt1

This episode is one that comes with a disclaimer, throughout this candid conversation there will be open dialogue regarding miscarriages, preterm labours, and still births. Both I and Rima Plummer have unfortunately gone through the agonising experience of losing a child/children. Like so many other women of colour, we are cornered into a margin that … Continue reading Navigating Pregnancy Loss Pt1