Monthly Archives - December 2014

Myth of a Strong Black Woman

Redefining Strong Black Woman I am a Black woman, without the addendum of mandatory strength. I’ve experienced breakdowns and breakthroughs; I have learned from my triumphs and failures and have realized that part of my strength is knowing when to ask for what I need, when to cry, when to be silent. I have come to realize that what I’ve experienced does not define or confine me. Being proactive is much more effective than being reactive. I have learned how to choose my [...]