Awards/ Honors

I’m honored to have been recognized in the following ways for my various works:

100 Most Influential Philadelphians 2017

2016 Novus Summit Ambassador

Identified by CNN as a “Disruptor”.

Named one of 15 #BlackTwitter Voices to follow by Essence Magazine

Named one of BlogHer ’15’s Voices of The Year


Named 1 of 7 Women Writers to Follow Online by For Harriet

#59 of The Root’s Top 100 Influential Black People for 2014


Named a 2014 Digital Citizen of The Year

Featured among a group of dynamic Black women (Rebel Girls!) changing the world, on and offline

#YouOkSis named among top feminist hashtags on Ms. Magazine,, and Hashtag Feminism

Named one of the Smart Black Women of Twitter

Best #BlackTwitter Hasghtags in 2013 via Huffington Post (#SmartBlackWomenOfTwitter, #RacismEndedWhen, and #ArmaniCaptions)

Best in 2013 for Sex Work Writing for my piece “Black Porn, White Pleasure” for


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