Love & Relationships

"I’ll never forget the day we first met. After months and months of phone calls. He travelled to my city. I’ve never been so nervous in all my life about anything."

– What Happens When Religion, Not Race, Is The Barrier In Your Relationship?

"He asked if he was the first Aussie I had slept with and when I replied yes, he scream-laughed, his words tumbling out: “Aw man, I’ve let the side down!”"

– The Myth Of The Black Unicorn: Dating As A Black Woman In Australia

 

"Don’t let one video of a couple doing up baecation on Twitter rattle you out of all the hard work you’ve done."

– Why Being Single Shouldn't Ruin Your Christmas

 

 

"My spirit just tek him there and then. I think I fell in love with him from the minute I saw him."

– Lovers Rock, Gabicci Shirts, and ‘Rubbing Wallpaper’: Black Love Stories From The 70s and 80s

 

 

"The more we seem to explore our identities and gain confidence, the more enigmatic we appear to black men."

– Does Black Revolutionary Love Still Exist?