Co-written by Sarena Chism I was given the opportunity to attend the Film and Interactive portion of South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, TX, a few weeks ago. If you aren’t too familiar with SXSW, let me give you a little insight. SXSW is an interactive, music, and film festival held annually in Austin, … More #WhenBlackTwitterAttacks
I hate trying to be something that I’m not. The truth is, I am a sensitive, caring, sarcastic, selfless, selfish human being. I care more about how people say things than what they say. I sometimes want my cake and eat it too, but it’s my cake so why can’t I? I am a feminist … More Contradiction
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The following tales were found on AskReddit. Please note that Thought Catalog has not verified the veracity of these claims, but rather collected these accounts and opinions to start a discussion. shutterstock.com 1. The chili at Wendy’s. I used to work at Wendy’s. The meat used in the chili, yeah…
Yes, I am black and I go to a predominantly white institution (PWI). I am from Houston, TX where there are two very popular HBCUs in the area and surrounding areas–Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M University. Instead of applying to those two, I had my heart set on The University of Texas at Austin. … More I’m Black and I Go To a PWI
At a campus like the University of Texas at Austin, comfort is key. I know pretty hurts beauty hurts, but walking up and down the hills of Austin, Texas is a workout in itself and I don’t really need the extra hassle of uncomfortable clothing. I may sound like a contradiction because I often complain … More Campus Chic
Now, I will admit that I was not very enthusiastic about the holidays this year. I didn’t have a Christmas wish list, no New Year’s resolutions and I wasn’t super excited to light the Christmas tree. This is the first time in my life that I was not excited about the Holidays. I have always … More Christmas 2013
One morning I want to wake up and can’t help but smile because the man of my dreams is giving me pleasure filled screams and making my reality better than any fantasy. I want to remind him of how fine I think he is on a daily and unleash my wild side only to him, … More thoughts.