Dear Lauryn Hill Fans,

A few years ago someone offered me tickets to see Lauryn Hill. I’m pretty sure I could have figured out how to make the tickets, my life and my wallet…

Get On The Bus w/ Us!

The Happy Black Girl, in conjunction with Joy Graves XStream Travel, are pleased to announce our first ever HBG Holiday Field Trip. Join us Saturday November 21, 2015 for an…

Blueprints to Freedom: An Ode to Bayard Rustin

It’s the type of script you inquire about future plans for publication because you need to share it with your son, arming your seed. It’s the type of play you call your…

Stay With Us

There is much going on in the world today. I realize that statement can be made at any time, under any set of circumstances and ring true. But for me,…

The Second Coming: D’Angelo + The Vanguard

There is life before and after a D’Angelo show (past experience y’all… 4th of July, 2012, HOB, L.A. Devoya knows), so I already knew in my heart that The Second Coming…

National Ice Cream Day: Treat yourself to this!

Yesterday was National Ice Cream Day and if you happened to miss out, like yours truly, treat yourself to this… Last month we introduced you to Taharka Brothers Ice Cream…

‘A Dream Preferred’

It’s summertime so naturally I’m thinking about ice cream.. which got me thinking about a story I heard on NPR years ago featuring Devon Brown, an HBG (Happy Black Guy)…