Who I am and Who I Want to be – Sherez Renee Mohamed

Last time I wrote was in March, but I've made a promise to write more faithfully starting today. It was a rough semester. I took my PhD exams and passed (cheaaa!) defended my prospectus and passed (hell chea!), survived a semester living with my sister, and I got married! Currently I'm in Puerto Rico collecting …

So, have you guys started thinking about kids yet?: Why I will backhand the next person who asks

Helloo again, world. I'm back from the shadows with another blog post. This past month and a half has been unbelievably dense (in a good way), for lack of a better word. For those of you who don't know, I'm engaged *cough cough, finally*!! But my fiancé and I also purchased our first home! (A …

What it means to be Natural for a Black Woman (a post for my white people)

~Sometimes I think about how the #naturalhairmovement has grown so rapidly and has become something so huge over the past few years. It literally makes me so happy to see black women reclaim themselves by not being ashamed of the hair that grows naturally from their head. Black women are probably one of the most, …