The Coronavirus Crisis Forces Pastors to Reexamine the State of the Black Church (The Root)

As Easter Approaches, Black Pastors Cope with the Weight of Coronavirus (The Root)

You're Allowed to Grieve the Year That Would've Been (ZORA Mag)

While More Black Churches Come Online Due To Coronavirus, Black Women Faith Leaders Have Always Been Here

(ESSENCE Magazine)

Coronavirus Is Forcing Black Churches To Make Tough Decisions (ZORA Mag)

Not Every Father With A Daughter Is A #GirlDad (ESSENCE Magazine)

Watching J.R. Smith's Wife Jewel Harris Pray Over Cheating Allegations Made Me Uncomfortable...And It Should Have

(ESSENCE Magazine)


BET+ Comedy 'Bigger' Is A Love Letter to Black Women (ESSENCE Magazine)

'When They See Us' Finds Redemption for the Central Park Five- And For Their Mothers (Glamour Magazine)

Social Media Helps Mother Looking for Missing Father of Her Children (W-S Chronicle)

How Social Media Can Be Triggering for Black Women Trying to Practice Self Care (ESSENCE Magazine)

In Missandei's Final Act, She Reminds Us That It's Okay for Black Women to be Angry (ESSENCE Magazine)

Beyoncé Comes Home to Remind Us That Her Greatness Lives Within Us Too (ESSENCE Magazine)

Is Our Love for Beyoncé Suffocating Her? (ESSENCE Magazine)

Lauren London Is Now Part of a Sisterhood She Didn't Want to Join (Shondaland)

Accountability Can't Start with Cardi B (ESSENCE Magazine)

Daniel Caesar's Comments Confirm Biting the Hand That Feeds You is the New Wave (ESSENCE Magazine)

Hope is Found in the Singing (Faith Counts)

It Took Strength & Patience To Fully Trust God With My Love Story (MadameNoire) 

How I Got Out of Bed the Day After My Mother's Funeral (Broadly)


Meet KiKi Layne, the If Beale Street Could Talk Actress Everyone's Talking About (Glamour Magazine)

The Gospel According to Tori Kelly (Glamour Magazine)

I’m a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex Pt 2: Let’s Talk About Scripture (MadameNoire)

I’m a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex (MadameNoire)

“God Friended Me” Star Brandon Micheal Hall Reveals Why He Stopped Praying for a Month (ESSENCE Magazine)

(A Word) Tomi Adeyemi: Changing the Narrative (ESSENCE Magazine, October 2018)

At the U.S. Open, Serena Williams Demanded the Apology All Black Women Deserve (Glamour Magazine)

Aretha Franklin and John McCain's Funerals Illuminate Two Drastically Different Americas (ESSENCE Magazine)

Growing Up In Church, I Know the Ariana Grande Groping Moment Well (Glamour Magazine)

'This Is Us' Star Ron Cephas Jones Spills On His Stellar TV Performance and Working With His Daughter on

Love Is_ Episode 1 and Episode 2 recaps (ESSENCE Magazine)

My Bishop, Most Rev. Curry, Just Changed the History of Royal Weddings (Glamour Magazine)

The End of an Era: ‘Scandal’ Changed the Way the World Watched Television (ESSENCE Magazine)

On Beychella, HBCUs and Black Culture (ESSENCE Magazine)

How ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Helped Me Deal with My Father’s Absence (ESSENCE Magazine)

Red Lip Theology: Yes, Progressive Church Girls Do Exist (The Glow Up/The Root)

Preying Masked As Prayer: Can These Viral Sermons for Singles Stop Targeting Black Women? (ESSENCE Magazine)

The Gentrification of MLK (ESSENCE Magazine) 

Expecting Oprah to Run for President is Asking Black Women to Save America…Again (ESSENCE Magazine)


Going Toward the Light: My Glow Up Year in Review (The Glow Up/The Root) 

Red Lip Theology: Every Sista Deserves to be a Stunna (The Glow Up/The Root)

Whitney’s ‘Can I Be Me?’ Documentary Examines Her Hidden Identity (ESSENCE Magazine)

4:43 (Personal Blog)

A Seat at the Table Syllabus (Collaboration with The Elle.com Media Scholars under the direction of Dr. Melissa Harris Perry)


What Shall We Say to These Things? The Implications of Black Women’s Singleness (Personal Blog)

Beyonce’s Lemonade and Black Women’s Spirituality (Religion&Politics)

The Lemonade Syllabus (Digital Project)