I am a Black woman. And my life matters.

Photo by Mattia Faloretti on Unsplash I am tired. Y'all know what i'm talking about. I don't need to get into the fine details, but, I need to say that I am very tired. I am very tired of having to explain why my life matters. I am tired of having to debate with people … Continue reading I am a Black woman. And my life matters.

Who is UMI?

UMI is a singer-songwriter from Seattle, Washington. Born Tierra Umi Wilson, she’s based in Los Angeles and is a student from the University of Southern California. While still young, she has already released 2 EP’s and quite a few singles, including the visual album “Love Language” (2019) and her most recent single, “Picture Perfect” (2020). … Continue reading Who is UMI?

Let’s Chat: Mental Health in the Black Community

A conversation that often gets avoided Have you ever tried to talk to your parents about your emotions but got immediately dismissed? Belittled? Told that you were young and had nothing to feel sad about? How about being told that the devil lived inside of you if you told them you were depressed? Or told … Continue reading Let’s Chat: Mental Health in the Black Community