I¬†carry history in my hair Generations of thick tangled tresses Colored with shame at the roots stripped, dyed, burned, fried trying unsuccessfully to alter its DNA. Since birth, my hair has danced violently to a beat of its own Tautly twined coils stretched like the goatskin that cover djembe drums each lock relentlessly rebelling, defiant like sugar cane trying to make its way through concrete … Continue reading Roots

Bad Hair Day or Beyonce’s New Look????

The past few days have been hazy, hot, and humid in the big apple. With 90+ degree temperatures and humidity that makes it feel like its in the 100’s even the best put together celebrity is going to feel the heat. The pop diva was having an early dinner in NYC with her hubby and while the outfit was cute, as usual, the same couldn’t … Continue reading Bad Hair Day or Beyonce’s New Look????