/ Every part of me is a vision of a portrait/ Of Mona, of Mona Lisa/ Every part of me is beautiful/ And I finally see I’m a work of art/ A masterpiece.” In wake of all the violence surrounding Black queer bodies, Black queer female bodies, and seeing a performance by another marginalized women of color asserting her beauty and her worth, I may or may not have gotten a little dust in my eye. I stand by you in all of your queer Black girl glory.
Earlier this week, Grammy-nominated R&B singer Jazmine Sullivan was attacked by Internet critics for her lengthy Facebook passage on the death of gospel sensation Thomas Clay, who she says made many advances towards her. What I do know is I gave him my number accidentally thru a friend and he reached out consistently for a year," Sullivan shared in a since-deleted post on Oct. "I think I replied maybe 3 times but that never stopped him from writing me. Just know I was your fan TC (Cuz I know u still gotta crush on me in heaven and u listening) rest in paradise! For that and to the people who knew and loved Tc whom I offended I humbly apologize.
Bisexual women have the As the sun shines on all of my glory / My flaws don’t look so bad at all/What was I so afraid of?I was just caught up in all the love for TC I had seen for a couple days.So on that morning when I went to post a pic and caption abt myself, Instead I started thinking of him and the next thing I knew I was writing my story of how we met. But really, what poignant thing does Chris Brown have to say on the matter of cheating and terrible behavior?And although it was wonderful seeing Tinashe, Zendaya, and a slew of other women block Chris Brown on Twitter, he plays a very small roll in an overall system that demonizes women of color, especially Black women.Related: Exclusive Video Premiere: Brett Dennen's "I Only Want You" "Goodbye" by Kristina Debarge So many extra points for sampling Bananarama.Best line: "I don't care if I never see you again, I'll be alright.Another “joked” that he would be open to threesomes, but only with other women.A girl I briefly dated shut me down after two weeks because I wasn’t a “real” lesbian (I mean, obviously, I’m This kind of treatment is often either in jest, in ignorance or because it has been so normalized by mainstream society."Consider it a lesson learned for Sullivan as well."It was a lesson on time and how I wish I had used it more wisely! "A lesson I could've kept private."Clay, also known as "TC," was found dead in his hotel room this past weekend due to unknown causes, according to After reading ur comments I can understand how some of u feel the way u do.