When wash day just won’t wait…

Hey adventurers, how's it going? Today I found myself in one of those situations you naturally curly girls will know all too well... where your hair is in between wash days but just won't be able to be salvaged enough to make it and a wash and go just isn't gona cut it. Yep it … Continue reading When wash day just won’t wait…

Sunday’s in the jungle

Hey Adventurers, What are you up to today? I don't know about you but Sunday's are pretty slow in my part of the jungle. The mornings are pretty much written off to domestic necessities like washing and cleaning. The evenings are reserved for hair taming of the indigenous people (AKA the Pygmy and myself)  and the … Continue reading Sunday’s in the jungle

Curls and coils, such fickle things…

So this curly hair business is a lot more work that you'd think. People at work love my natural look and ask if it's easy to 'curl your hair like that?' Well to be honest, yes it is easy to curl my hair like this. It grows out of my head this way after all. … Continue reading Curls and coils, such fickle things…

Black Hair — Nurthepoet

I use my hair as a way to beautify myself I use my hair as a way to represent myself I use my hair as a weapon A way to defy eurocentric standards of beauty. We have our own standards of beauty. I use my hair as a political stance my hair has battled policies, […] … Continue reading Black Hair — Nurthepoet