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Time To Let Go And Grow

By Basia Alicia Powell I have spent the greater part of 2020 and the beginning of 2021 introspecting. This action has allowed me to discover a better version of myself. I took a vulnerable look at the areas of my life that were not… Continue Reading “Time To Let Go And Grow”

Ask Basia Video Podcast 5

By Basia Alicia Powell I Can’t Breathe Part 1 Anyone who says that they don’t see color, was either born blind, or is a liar. Racism and its traits have been in existence for generations. The only way you can label yourself as “non-racist”… Continue Reading “Ask Basia Video Podcast 5”

Buckingham Palace We Are Waiting!

By Basia Alicia Powell I never thought for a minute that I would be waiting on Buckingham Palace to issue a statement to “deny allegations of racism”. How ironical? That is like asking me to deny that I did not give birth to my… Continue Reading “Buckingham Palace We Are Waiting!”

The Weekend Is Over

By Basia Alicia Powell It is Monday! For many of us, Mondays can bring a lot of anxiety. I cannot begin to tell you how many deep breaths I take on a Monday morning, before I can shake the fear of the uncertainty of… Continue Reading “The Weekend Is Over”

What’s Wrong With My Blackness?

By Basia Alicia Powell What’s wrong with my blackness might you ask? Hmmm…my answer is nothing. So if the answer is nothing; why do I have to constantly face the burden of you stereotyping and patronizing me because you feel that I feel bad… Continue Reading “What’s Wrong With My Blackness?”

A Trini Carnival Tabanca

Dear Basia My name is Tanya, I have been having a really difficult week, for some reason. In fact, it has been a difficult year, but I have been managing. I got up on Monday feeling really down. No matter how I tried, “I… Continue Reading “A Trini Carnival Tabanca”