In celebration of my 45th birthday, here are 45 things I’ve learned over the years| Phette Hollins

1. Love who you see in the mirror 2. Don’t chase love(rs)3. Forgive your parents 4. Trust your intuition5. Don’t take things personally 6. Laugh a lot7. Smile more 8. Be honest9. Don’t speak when angry10. Not everybody is your friend 11. Action speaks louder than words12. Teach people how to treat you13. You areContinue reading “In celebration of my 45th birthday, here are 45 things I’ve learned over the years| Phette Hollins”

Power of the P(*$$y): An Ode to Blanche Devereaux by Phette Hollins

I was a precocious kid, well beyond my years. I used to pick up on stuff that I probably shouldn’t have. Like, when I was 10 years old and used to watch The Golden Girls, I knew that Blanche Devereaux was pegged as a hoe and that folks tried to make her feel bad aboutContinue reading “Power of the P(*$$y): An Ode to Blanche Devereaux by Phette Hollins”

“She Ain’t Coming.” | Good Girls Review by Phette Hollins

Annie and her ex, Gregg, got together to celebrate that their former daughter Sadie is now going by Ben. I love that they’ve incorporated this trans storyline and are accepting of him. Gregg brought his wife, Nancy along, who is played by Sally Pressman of the short-lived show Army Wives. She announced that they’re inContinue reading ““She Ain’t Coming.” | Good Girls Review by Phette Hollins”

We All May Be Black But We Are Not The Same, Girlfriend | Cherish The Day | Review by Phette Hollins

Ooohhh weeee. I love me some new beginnings. Moving to a new place, getting a new car, a new job. But nothing says fresh start like getting with a new (wo)man. I can see why it’s called the honeymoon phase, though. Everything is beautiful and wonderful and perfect and cute and sweet…until they’re not. ThoseContinue reading “We All May Be Black But We Are Not The Same, Girlfriend | Cherish The Day | Review by Phette Hollins”

Why ‘Good Girls’ Makes Me Wanna Launder Money & Not Be Ashamed About It | Review by Phette Hollins

First off, dripping episodes is so passe’. Like, who wants to wait a whole week for another episode to drop? What sick, controlling person wants to torture me, I meant, us – the fans, like that? It doesn’t help that I became a fan of this show well after it had aired and ended upContinue reading “Why ‘Good Girls’ Makes Me Wanna Launder Money & Not Be Ashamed About It | Review by Phette Hollins”

Even with its attractive cast, The Photograph doesn’t quite capture the chemistry like its ‘Love Jones’ counterpart| Review by Phette Hollins

Dropped: Valentine’s Day 2020 Written & Directed by: Stella Meghie Music Composed by: Theee Robert Glasper Produced by: Will Packer, who brought us This Christmas, Stomp the Yard, Think Like A Man, and Girls Trip Mae, played by Issa Rae, is on a quest to find out more about her mother who dies and leavesContinue reading “Even with its attractive cast, The Photograph doesn’t quite capture the chemistry like its ‘Love Jones’ counterpart| Review by Phette Hollins”

W.I.P. = Work(s) In Progress | Phette Hollins

What am I working on? 🤔 I think it’d be easier to ask what am I not working on😂 As far as projects go, last week, I was hired to write someone’s memoir. I am super geeked up about that. She has an AMAZING story. OMG! Juicy, jaw-dropping type-a story. Also, I finished scripting aContinue reading “W.I.P. = Work(s) In Progress | Phette Hollins”

Get A Spiritual Reading, Get Your Life | Phette Hollins

I know some folks aren’t into the woo woo, mysticism stuff and I’m not here to convince you otherwise. However, I am a storyteller, a sharer of stories. One of my roles, my purpose in this life is to share my experiential experiences with the hope that it helps someone 🤷🏾‍♀️ I posted it onContinue reading “Get A Spiritual Reading, Get Your Life | Phette Hollins”

Get To Know Me | Phette Hollins

In an attempt to be more consistent and present, I posted video clips to my Instagram stories titled 3 Get To Know Me Facts. Here they are if you wanna check em out. Absolutely Nobody: Me: 3 Get To Know Me Facts:😂 1. I’ve been keeping a journal since I was 14 years old. 2.Continue reading “Get To Know Me | Phette Hollins”

Why it’s important to know who YOU are | Phette Hollins

Heeeyyy, Just wanted to share with y’all a Facebook LIVE video I did that talks about the importance of knowing who you are so that you can show up in this world as the best version of yourself. Many of us could avoid certain jobs, relationships, situations if we were clear about who we are.Continue reading “Why it’s important to know who YOU are | Phette Hollins”