The OddBoddie Chronicles: black models

This Is 40.

By Alexandria Boddie

This Is 40.
There's an image I've been playing in my head the past few years, of an extravagant blow-out party where all my treasured friends and family come together and we RAGE IT for my 40th birthday. But by May of this year, it was becoming clear to me that I'd have to let that (and other things) go...

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How I Spent My Miami Werkcation

By Alexandria Boddie

Alexandria Boddie in Miami Beach, by MasterQ Photography
If you didn't walk around South Beach half-naked and schedule a bikini shoot in the sand showing off your ASSets, did you really even do Miami Beach?

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WE ARE ONYX

By Alexandria Boddie

WE ARE ONYX
There's no one way to express black beauty. And y'all already know: I don't do "pretty". So shoutout to Onyx Box for including me in the #GenerationONYX campaign that celebrates the broad spectrum of beautiful black womanhood, including us odd-bodies.

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On Not Accommodating Other People's Insecurities and Being the Awkward Black Girl

By Alexandria Boddie

On Not Accommodating Other People's Insecurities and Being the Awkward Black Girl
I was doing a little beauty mini-shoot for Simone Digital, having fun and chit-chatting with Angel Jordan, the site's creator. Then, she asked me if I'd write a little bit about my life as an alt-ish black woman for her blog.

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