The Mondays

I’ve got a huge zit, despite the fact that I don’t *get* zits. Left home without brushing my teeth. A drug store run and five minutes in the bathroom at work solved this problem, but still. (I’m pretty sure my zit obsession is responsible for neglecting my teeth). Couldn’t find …

Skinny Bits: Errbody Mad

Everybody is mad, every day. It’s exhausting. There’s a lot to be mad about (Ya Mans in the White House, for instance), but I can’t do the unceasing loop of “awful-awful-stupid-ridiculous-problematic-awful-stupid-stupid…” all damned day. I just… I need a breather. Perhaps this will bring me back to blogging regularly. And …

Used to Be

A reader recently told me I don’t write like I used to. In August, I’ll celebrate 10 years blogging. It doesn’t feel like I’ve been writing online that long, though it feels like I’ve been Skinny Black Girl forever. Probably because, for better or worse, Skinny Black Girl is more …