Last week was really great. I very much enjoyed finding images of black women to post, and I really loved all of your submissions! In fact, I still have several that I haven’t posted. So, in an effort to continue the positivity, I will not end the B…
No idea who she is, but: Gorgeous!
For those of you loving all these images of beautiful black women, you should check out the blkgirlsrock Tumblr, the source of this image, and Oyin Handmade, the source of several others this week.
Niecy Nash, Actress, Too Fab For Words
Love this woman so much! Her character on Reno 911! is the reason I got hooked on that show to begin with. Looking forward to seeing her in other roles.
Niecy either got married recently or is getting married soon…
Beyonce Knowles, Singer, Actress
Submitted by John P.
Nalo Hopkinson, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writer
Because of the work that many people did before me to bring women’s voices to the field, I’m able to inhabit a science fiction community of my choice, where women are well represented in the writi…
Maya Angelou, Poet, Activist, Phenomenal
I have never seen this photo of her before, but I love it because it looks like she is getting her groove on and showing off some of that phenomenal woman stuff “pretty” women just don’t get. You go, beaut…
Akuol De Mabior
Akuol and her TWA are beautiful!!
Pretty spread featuring Akuol De Mabior.
(photo via ICE Model Management, all rights reserved)
Edwidge Danticat, Author
Submitted by BC Holmes: I’ve been surprised that you haven’t included a picture of the uber-gorgeous Edwidge Danticat
Rutina Wesley, actress (currently on HBO’s True Blood)
Submitted by Layogenic: If that’s what “too much testosterone” does, I’ll get me somma that.