I know, I know. I only returned to blogging last week and already I am out of ideas for new posts. As per usual, my mind has been preoccupied by other unavoidable duties (i.e. the ever consuming career). Continue reading
Scrolling through my Facebook feed on 5th July 2016, I saw a still from a video that looked all too familiar. I did not click on it, not because I did not care, but because I knew what was coming. Sure enough, when I checked the news, the murder of 37 year old Alton Sterling was the lead story. Continue reading
8 long months have passed since I last posted on Voices Unsilenced and I am sure that you are not interested in my excuses. Well, you are in luck, as I have none! Sheer laziness has kept me from taking the time to commit to this site. I have often thought about getting back into writing, but I have always talked myself out of it by using my career or upcoming professional exams as justifications for my absence. However, in light of everything that is going on in the world, especially within the black community, I feel that it is important for me to have an outlet for my thoughts. Continue reading
“I’m not about to hire you if your name is Watermelondrea…It’s just not going to happen. I’m not going to hire you.” Raven-Symoné Continue reading
I just wanted to let you know that I won’t be posting a new article today. My Mac is currently being repaired by Apple (I’m typing this on my phone) so I’m waiting for the work to be completed. However, I will be back next week.
In the meantime catch up on any posts you may have missed and even if you have read everything go back and leave some comments – it’d be great to start interacting with you guys more frequently.