The hardest part of growing up for me was having other people tell me that I wasn’t good enough even though I knew that I was going to be a STAR! Now, I’m not necessarily saying that I needed a #1 hit single on the Hot 100 Billboard charts or anything, but I have always […]Read more "How Not to Conform When You Know You’re A F***ing Star"
It’s completely old news, I KNOW…I’ve had a busy week so today was the only day I could get around to writing, but this topic has been on my brain for a while now. Of course I’m referring to the social media beef Chris Brown got into with The Real hosts, Tamar Braxton and Adrianne […]Read more "Women Deserve Better than a “Chris Brown”"
I’ve talked about my stance on feminism before within other posts on FMQ but I have never really just dedicated an entire thought to my love/hate relationship for feminism and folks who call themselves feminists. I mean, Beyonce is my Queen so by default, I have to be a fighter for gender equality, right? But […]Read more "Feminism: Why I Love and F#@kin Hate It"
October is finally here and for some of us, its the most exciting time of the year, for others (like myself whose heart is BLACK *insert emo face*) dread seeing the leaves turn colors, grass dying, and the temperature drop below 95…at least here in Texas anyway. You may be asking yourself, “Gee Preston, I […]Read more "10 Reasons Why Fall Can Go Suck It!"
This past year has been nothing if not extremely difficult when it came to figuring out WHO I wanted to be. What adults seem to have forgotten to tell us is how to discover who you are while navigating through tons of “potential options” of who you COULD be. Its quite depressing actually. I’ve felt strangled […]Read more "Why Being YOU Will Be the Most Difficult Thing You Ever Do"