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  • Dating as a Single Mom, Sigh.

    Dating as a Single Mom, Sigh.

    L. Leeper 3 min read I’m sitting on his couch. He has his legs cocked open in comfortable negro fashion. His grey sweat pants offend and attract me; the feelings coexist. He couldn’t get dressed for me? I’m irritated. I found a sitter. I paid her. I brought her food. I listened to her talk […]

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  • The Slow Drip

    The Slow Drip

    What is the “slow drip?” For those lacking in the ebonics department, don’t trip, I’m here to lace you. Slow drip, it is the act of someone slowly pulling away from engaging with you rather than communicating that the relationship you two had is over. Slow drippers will text back, most times, typically with one […]

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  • Vegetarian Cigarette Smoker: My Selective Morality

    Vegetarian Cigarette Smoker: My Selective Morality

    Dig this: I’m a vegetarian that enjoys a good, long, cigarette with my wine from time to time. Newport’s to be exact, a pack of Cools as an alternative. I’m a tree-hugging minimalist who eats clean and lives by vegan hair and body products. I listen to Tariq Nasheed as I consider myself pan-African and […]

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  • Oxytocin. Louisiana. And Sex.

    Oxytocin. Louisiana. And Sex.

    Let’s end a myth or two. Women are often clingy after sex, BUT it is not always because the man was serving a mean pipe game, or because his mouth piece was that slick, or because the woman is hyper-sensitive, has low self-esteem and/or is gullible. Many of times it is simply science that has […]

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