“*Jay-Z voice* Allow me to reintroduce myself.”

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Entertaining the thought of starting a Youtube channel can be daunting for some, but I’m here to assure you that it’s possible and can be accomplished with little effort. It’s simple: create an account, brainstorm a channel theme, and begin recording!

I know…

I’ve raised my faith to believe nothing is impossible for God.

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I recently experienced a monumental birthday, the big 30, of which I had one wish in mind, to get closer to God. This month, I have chosen to deliberately seek his word by joining The Bible app, Open Heaven: 21 Days of Fasting and Prayer Devotional.

As I reflect on…

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An ode to Black womxn.

Too often are Black girls and womxn placed at the edge of recognition and representation when exhibiting lifestyles, movements, and trends.

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It’s 7:00 am, and I am doing my usual routine: sit at the tea shop, people watch, and write. I contemplated my next writing topic when the words of philanthropist and supermodel Aamito Lagum dawned on me. “Define what you want, ask yourself what do I want. If everything was…

My mental health will no longer take the back seat.

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Although 2020 may have been daunting for most of us, it created a sense of space for reflection and realignment that has proved conducive to my well-being — this I know for sure.

As we enter the new year, I’m…

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Welcome to En Color, a progressive publication illuminating Black voices, Black art, and Black culture. Thank you for choosing to be a part of the En Color community and share your pieces — as it truly takes a village.

We are a collective…

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Last night I was in a very thought-provoking conversation with my girlfriend, Mila. We touched on just about everything from identity, race, gender, and of course, writing! …

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Joy is our most powerful counternarrative and has the capacity to decolonize imaginations. — Aja Monet

Since I can remember, I’ve been an avid book reader. My younger self would spend hours nuzzled in my local library — getting lost in a novel. …

Tears were shed as I ingested this beautiful piece. I felt as though you were sharing a chapter from my life of what the past year has felt and been like; for my Black female body. Your vulnerability and storytelling are truly appreciated. Thank you for sharing your words, experience, and truth. "The worth matters in all the work Black womxn do."

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I vividly remember when I was nominated to be part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., I Have A Dream writing contest.

My third-grade teacher, Mrs. Shiroki, insisted my follow-up speech to Dr. King’s disquisition was inspiring. …

Tatiana Donaldson

Tatiana is an educator, writer, and Editor of 𝙀𝙣 𝘾𝙤𝙡𝙤𝙧 — a progressive publication illuminating Black voices, Black art, and Black culture.

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