The Power of the Adolescent Girl

by KEISHEL A. WILLIAMS Recently I was rereading Jamaica Kincaid’s “Girl” and discussing it with a group of college Freshmen.  For those unfamiliar, “Girl” is a powerful prose where the protagonist is listing a series of duties and responsibilities to her daughter, with the understanding that should she be able to do those things adequately, only then she would be considered a woman. The essay was … Continue reading The Power of the Adolescent Girl

Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know

By Pamela Redmond Satran A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE… enough money within her control to move out and rent a place of her own even if she never wants to or needs to… A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE… something perfect to wear if the employer or date of her dreams wants to see her in an hour… A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE… a youth she’s content to leave behind… A WOMAN … Continue reading Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know

6 Fall 2016 Wardrobe Basics

The Fall/Autumn season is the best season to get creative with your wardrobe. Mix and match, high and low, classy and trashy depending on your mood that day. For years fall clothing was usually synonymous with beige colors and dark layers. This year we are using our basics for both functionality and style.   Here are 6 basic items to get your Fall 2016 wardrobe … Continue reading 6 Fall 2016 Wardrobe Basics