Hair Chronicles: The Politics of Self and Hair
At the beginning of the summer, I decided I wanted to shave my hair off. It seemed like such a big decision then to me (read more here and here). Everyday after, my hair is still a significant decision. To shave or not to shave. To straighten or not to straighten. These are questions that I have to ask myself everyday as I look at myself in the mirror.
Review: Plated Herb and Mustard Salmon
Last week I put up a video of my experience opening up the box that I had received from Plated. This video is a review of my experience making the Herb and Mustard Salmon.
Trailer: Mother of George
I am in love and I want the world to know it. I had heard about Andrew Dosunmu’s movie “Mother of George” randomly. Then I read a brief synopsis from the Sundance Film Festival circuit (here) and that just whetted my appetite more.Now the first trailer is out and the visual power is amazing.
Hair Chronicles: To Grow or To Chop
Back in May, I decided that I wanted a radical change and I did a big
chop shave ( You can read about that decision here). Now it is August and the first curls of my shaven head have sprouted into the beginning stages of an Afro. I am debating if I want to take another visit to the barber shop and have it shaved off. Or if I want to re-commit to the hair.