Sa'iyda Shabazz

Sa'iyda Shabazz

Bio

Sa'iyda Shabazz lives in Los Angeles. She traded her dreams of winning a Tony award for a spot on the New York Times bestseller list. She loves pop culture, chocolate chip cookies, and books. She is a mom to a spirited little boy and a scruffy dog. Check her out on Twitter.

Sa'iyda Shabazz Articles

There were a lot of rejections, but I wasn’t discouraged. I’d just try again.

Becoming A Mother Forced Me To Make My Career Goals Happen

Being a parent has given me the career that I had only previously dreamed of.

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Letting my hair go natural lifted a huge burden off my shoulders. I don’t feel like a slave to it anymore.

Letting My Hair Go Natural Lifted A Huge Burden Off My Shoulders

Letting my hair go natural lifted a huge burden! I don’t feel like a slave to it anymore, which has made me feel less annoyed by it.

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My Glasses Don't Make Me Less Attractive. Photo by Sa'iyda Shabazz

My Glasses Don't Make Me Less Attractive

I’m just as feminine and fun with my glasses as I am without. My glasses sure don't make me less attractive. Glasses are sexy!

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“Seriously? You’re not going to be my friend over this?” And just like that, it was over. I had lost a friend who I had come to value greatly.

I Lost A Friend Over A Comment I Didn't Think Was A Big Deal

“Seriously? You’re not going to be my friend over this?” And just like that, it was over. I had lost a friend who I had come to value greatly.

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