Upile Chisala, Soft Magic

Writing Soft Magic is one of the bravest things I have ever done. Standing in my truth is something I am getting better at everyday. Loving myself for the emotional, complicated Black woman I am is something I take seriously. On this journey, I am so thankful for the ability to document my growth in

Costume and Conflict

Statement fashion? Perhaps. For the Herero people found in parts of Namibia, Botswana and Angola, dress code is more than just that. It is infact an integral part of their culture, a woven tapestry of remembrance. You see, 1904 marked a significant year for the Herero people, where they set out to reclaim their land