If you’ve ever wondered why my beautiful chocolate skin glistens in the sunlight with enhanced shades of glitter and melanated magnificence, it is just a part of my black girl magic.
Don’t bother trying to look up “Black Girl Magic” in the dictionary because it isn’t there—at least not yet. You have probably seen or heard the phrase plenty of times and are wondering what it means, well, that is why I’m here.
#BlackGirlMagic was created by blogger CaShawn Thompson in 2014 to celebrate the beauty, power and resilience of black women. If I could nail down a definition, I would say that “black girl magic” is a term used to illustrate the universal awesomeness of black women. It’s about celebrating anything we deem particularly dope,