Warning: This post gets vulgar. Just scroll on by if your heart’s weak Teach me how to love. Show me the way to surrender my heart Girl, I’m so lost, teach me how to love. How I can get my Emotions involved. Teach me, show me how to love I’m sure most of you who… Read More No, I won’t Teach you How to Love #PersonalPattyPost
Whenever someone inquires abt skool level I say "grad student" I'm wholly embarrased to say "PhD" unless they're an academic. I kno i kno🙈 — BoujeeRatchademic (@DOit4theBlkgrls) September 16, 2017 The above tweet contains the thread that inspired this post and the call for submissions for this series (Click picture to read). The thread… Read More Insecure Academic: Being an Overlooked, Gifted, Black girl. (Part ONE)
… and you pretend not to smell it. I try not to get too caught up in the “celebrity” self-help gurus that have 100 books out and make you feel compelled to buy each one. But this past Labor Day I popped into my local Barnes and Noble and came across some John Maxwell books in… Read More When You Reek of White Privilege…
I love academics and all, but I don’t wanna keep talking to em during off hours. Yall are stuffy! Unless you’re as ratchet as I believe myself to be, we don’t have a thing to talk about beyond this sentence. Like if you don’t assume the position immediately when the Cash Money makes their nightly announcement…… Read More Bad N Boujee + Blue Collar = Love.
I didn’t want to neglect the blog two weeks in a row but I’ll have to admit I’m feeling uninspired. The last two weeks have been a whirlwind with moving to Baltimore, and attending AmeriCorps VISTA orientation in Philadelphia just a few days after that. My bedroom is still not set up properly, I’m already… Read More Feeling Uninspired: A #PersonalPattyPost