Black Femme Lament

It’s about time I protest against my own self labeled strength. Currently my exhaustion is deeply embedded in ordinary living. I fear my strength is a poor platitude over a wounded state of being. I implore those who pass into this written space to stop using a Black femmes “strength” to push your personal agendas, compliment, or merely as an excuse. While a powerful thing to witness and experience, our strength is not an endless supply, nor is it…

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