Houghluck. It rhymes with "tough luck."

Last year I wrote a post On Loving a Young Black Woman In This World.

Y’all, it’s a year later and I could not be more proud of my now 17-year-old niece and her #BlackGirlMagic. She started college this year through a program that allows qualifying high schoolers to start college in their Junior or Senior year. On top of that, she’s accelerated her high school course program to graduate early.

Did I mention she did all this while working two jobs last year?

Yeah, she’s bada**.

She just started a new babysitting gig. It’s only a couple of times a month which is great because she obviously has a lot of school work to focus on at the moment. She’s got a key to their front door but it sticks a lot. She was chatting with me the other day and told me that two days this week…

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