The Way We Move: Why I ♥ Being A Black Woman

A little over a month ago, the incredibly talented and gracious Lynya Floyd, an Essence magazine editor and friend, asked me to write a poetic...

– Jun 16, 2010

Diahann Carroll: “Brown Skin Is Beautiful Now Put Some Make-up On It!”

By DENENE MILLNER My mother was incredibly beautiful—had this fiery red hair and high cheekbones and the smoothest, most flawless skin you ever did see....

– Feb 18, 2009