Our Colorful $tride

Is it just me?

Or do y’all see

That black women have more confidence than ever right now 

Every time I walk past a sista w/ her head held high I just wanna…

It’s the way we walk 

& talk

& recite beautiful words like we’re all mini a Maya Angelou

“I walk into a room
Just as cool as you please,
And to a man,
The fellows stand or
Fall down on their knees.
Then they swarm around me,
A hive of honey bees.
I say,
It’s the fire in my eyes,
And the flash of my teeth,
The swing in my waist,
And the joy in my feet.
I’m a woman
-Maya Angelou, Phenomenal Woman


Who were we? Ever wonder? 

We here now

It’s not cocky

Or narcissistic 

It’s self love

It’s realization 

No one can touch us

No one is like us

This lady at work told me she thought she saw me on the street

But then realized “she didn’t walk like Amber”

Oh, Amber

I only walk with the air of magic under my heels

I only



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