kia blogs

An Atlanta-based cultural critic and lifestyle blogger, Kia explores entertainment, spirituality, politics and social issues in a way that engages and informs readers. Media, culture and society intersect in her writings and practical, livable principles and theology emerge. Join Kia on this journey of living, learning and loving out loud.

Book Review: The Hate U Give

Book Review: The Hate U Give

In the midst of an overwhelming newscycle, I decided to escape in a book. Most of what I read is nonfiction and requires way too much brain power, so I grabbed a fiction book, The Hate U Give. It was the previous month’s selection in the Reading While Black Book Club....

Dear White People…Get Your Cousins

Dear White People…Get Your Cousins

A few years ago one of my middle school classmate’s mother befriended me on Facebook. Her daughter and I cheered together, and her and my mom used to chat when we were at practice, games and camps. They were both doctor’s wives, so I...

Newsletter