In Our Mothers' Gardens: Reflections on Black Motherhood

I rest in confidence that raising and guiding my Black children is the most…


PTM: What is #LeaveLOUD?

Jemar is BACK! Returning from his brief hiatus, Jemar and Tyler give you the…


White Supremacy & Sexual Violence

History records (read: lies) that Emmet Till catcalled Carolyn Bryant one…


After you #LeaveLOUD, don't forget to rest

I think that it is very hard to know where or even what our next step is when…


Reclaiming My Dignity

Dignity. I remember the first time that I encountered the concept of…


PTM: Behind the Mic- Derek Chauvin Verdict

This past week, the world paused and held its collective breath, waiting for…


George Floyd: A Bittersweet Victory

This summer, I protested the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and…


PTM: Leave LOUD- Behind the Mic with Tyler Burns & Ally Henny

 Family, sometimes you have to throw out the script! That’s what PTM…


Relief After the Insurrection

The morning of January 7, 2021, was a relief. I know that relief isn’t what…


Fighting for Black Wombs: Conclusion

Read the Introduction, Part Two, and Part Three. During my fifth pregnancy, I…


Fighting for Black Wombs: Lacking Treatment

Read the Introduction and Part 2.For my first three pregnancies, I had the…


Fighting for Black Wombs: Struggling to be Seen

According to the National Institute of Health, severe maternal morbidity…


PTM: Black Liturgies with Cole Riley

This conversation is like water for the soul, fam. Today’s episode…


Fighting for Black Wombs: An Introduction

Black Maternal Health Week is April 11-17 each year. Advocacy for Black…


Blackness isn't exhausting; racism is

“Being black is exhausting.” A common refrain heard from the voices of…


PTM: Leave LOUD- Tyler Burns' Story Part 2

Leave LOUD: Tyler Burns with Greg Burns This is a deep cut, y’all. A…


5 Signs That You Need to #LeaveLOUD

Black Christians often enter predominantly white or multiethnic churches…


Resurrection Sunday in Alabama’s Black Belt

Have you ever attended a Black Baptist church in rural Alabama for…


Finding Restoration After Spiritual Trauma

I've been wrestling with something that I wish I would have done better a few…


PTM: Leave LOUD: Ally Henny's Story Part 2

EPISODE DESCRIPTION: The stories continue…After Jemar Tisby and Tyler Burns…