Transgender Model Shauna Brooks Speaks Out

Transgender Model Shauna Brooks Speaks Out

by Glamazon Tyomi

Imagine waking up feeling trapped in a body that doesn’t match how you feel or what your mind responds to. That is the reality… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
“My Husband Doesn’t Know I'm Trans"

[CONFESSIONS]
“My Husband Doesn’t Know I'm Trans"

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

As I tell this story I’m sitting in a beautiful home staring at all of the beautiful things around me.  The dewy emerald… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
‘I Married for Money’<br />

[CONFESSIONS]
‘I Married for Money’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

“First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the baby with the baby carriage.” That pot of lies… Read More

My Father Raped Me...Then Walked Me Down the Aisle [ESSAY]

My Father Raped Me...Then Walked Me Down the Aisle [ESSAY]

by Sharisse Tracey

I was only a child when my fixation with creating the perfect picture began.  I would watch as my father, a freelance photographer… Read More

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“I’m Sleeping My Way To The Top”

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“I’m Sleeping My Way To The Top”

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

When I was younger, my grandmother would have a game night at our house with her girlfriends.  I remember sneaking to listen… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
‘I’m a 32-Year-Old Virgin’<br />

[CONFESSIONS]
‘I’m a 32-Year-Old Virgin’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

It’s hard to live in the world today without reminders of what a “man” is supposed to be.  If we’re… Read More

[CONFESSIONS] ‘My Mother Won’t Stay Out of My Relationship’<br />

[CONFESSIONS] ‘My Mother Won’t Stay Out of My Relationship’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

My mother has always been my best friend.  Ever since I can remember, we’ve been two peas in a pod and I talk to her about… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
‘My Husband Doesn’t Satisfy Me Sexually’<br />

[CONFESSIONS]
‘My Husband Doesn’t Satisfy Me Sexually’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

I waited almost 27 years to have sex.  While most of my friends were giving it up all over our high school and college campuses… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
‘I’m Having a Baby with My Best Friend’

[CONFESSIONS]
‘I’m Having a Baby with My Best Friend’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

The concept of “family” mystified me in my youth.  Although people always talk of… Read More

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My Matchmaker Told Me My Hair Was Keeping Men Away

by #teamEBONY

Ready for love and having a hard time finding it, I hired a high end matchmaker. I was so excited – they were going to find… Read More

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