“The ache for home lives in all of us. The safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned,"
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It's Time to Integrate Cottagecore
As I got more into Cottagecore, I hit a roadblock. My Pinterest searches, my TikTok queries, and Instagram hunts all led to pictures of women who looked nothing like me. This was a frustrating, but familiar occurrence.Read more
Teen Parenthood - Quincy Thompson
Teenage parenthood is a topic that can raise controversy at almost any dinner table. Between the stereotypes, statistics, assumptions and shame the realities of being a teenage parent can get lost in the noise. We rarely ever get a peek into the lives of teen parents without constant negative subtext. So let’s strip away the subtext and speak candidly on this topic while centering the voices of teen parents.Read more
White Faces in Black Spaces
After a year of running a black space on the internet I can confidently say no one has more audacity than white women. Like ritual, once a week I go through all the tagged images on CCBF (Cottagecore Black Folks) and like every single one. It’s a habit I’ve developed since the founding of CCBF. I don’t get to post all the beauty and talent everyone sends me but I can at least show my appreciation in this small way. But this ritual has a second unwanted task: untagging CCBF from images of white women.Read more