I speak up. I stand up. I question. I do not accept your word for it. I will not let you get away with disrespecting me. I challenge. I let it go.
badu said: green tea and incense will turn into colt 45 and a pack of newports indeed, it will. don’t be fooled. women like me are gentle and kind and open and empathetic and loving and magnetic but, women like me are rough around the edges. women like me are patient, but arrive at the point …
karma is an angry black woman. -gelle, who like karma, comes back around and up ones you. teaches you a lesson. is a mirror. will make you deal with yourself. you wouldn’t like her when she’s angry. when she’s fed up, there ain’t nothing you can do about it.
is the adinkra symbol tattoo I got when I spent summer 2010 in the bean. NKYINKYIM “twisting” symbol of initiative, dynamism and versatility Nkyinkyim: Principled Adaptability [PDF] is a great read. -gelle, who carries dynamism, initiative and versatility on her body