Taylor Honore is a spiritually centered and equally provocative RAPtivist from Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a love for people and storytelling. You can probably find me planting herbs in your local community garden, blasting "Back That Thang Up" from my mini speaker. Let's get to know each other:
For as long as I can remember, my breasts have been a burden. My bra journey started when I was in the 3rd grade, and my mom made it clear that I could no longer substitute an undershirt for a much-needed training bra.
All education is valuable, but there is a quintessentially Black experience attached to having attended or graduated from an HBCU. Sadly, in the last few decades, this experience has been diluted by financial trouble and has caused a number of historically black colleges to close their doors and lose their accreditation. Ford and the cast of
A Different World just stepped up to change that narrative.
This time last year, I was folding panties and arranging them by color code at my part-time gig at the mall. Although it was a mundane task for me, at the time I failed to see the necessity in my job. Victoria's Secret, a company originally created by a man who wanted to buy lingerie for his wife without looking like a creep, has evolved into a worldwide phenomenon.