For more than seven years, I’ve been writing and sharing my content with the world, be it features, news, or advice columns across various websites and print publications. Please feel free to browse through my works with InStyle, Black Girl Nerds, and Girls Life online as well as other outlets.

Features, Entertainment

Holiday Movies That Don’t Revolve Around Romance

12 Reboots the World Really Doesn’t Need Right Now

8 Things We’d Like to See Happen in ‘Midnight, Texas’ Season 2


Black Girls Create
Critical Companion October 2018

Shade to the Supernatural Nerdom: My Mom’s Disgust For My Love of the Supernatural


Features, Entertainment

We don’t talk enough about Penny Dreadful’s deadly Nightcomers

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen overshadowed its lady Mina Harker

Once Bitten’s Countess is the femme Dracula we need

Marvel’s forgotten STEM femme badass, ‘Blade’s Dr. Karen Jenson

‘Midnight, Texas’ Season 1 rewatch and Scare-o-Meter — Part 1

7 times we broke up with our favorite fandoms

All hail Kida of Atlantis: ‘The Lost Empire’, Disney’s forgotten queen of color

‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ was more than just a children’s show

62 thoughts we had while watching ‘Aladdin’

The power in mental illness for female villains

51 thoughts we had while watching Pocahontas

A POC dream casting for ‘Dune’ 2020

50 not-so-strange and unusual thoughts we had while watching ‘Beetlejuice’

‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’, ‘The Legend of Korra’, and their assortment of badass women

Marjorie Liu’s ‘Monstress’: the beauty, the magic, and the horror

78 thoughts I had while watching ‘The Mummy’ (1999)

What Ursula K. LeGuin’s ‘The Left Hand of Darknes’s taught me about science fiction writing

66 things I noticed while watching ‘The Little Mermaid’ as an adult

Why I still mourn the terrible way ‘True Blood’ ended

Book vs Flick: ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’

55 things I noticed while watching ‘Beauty and the Beast’ as an adult

Why a reboot of Disney’s ‘Gargoyles’ is definitely needed

6 reasons why ‘X-Men’s Storm deserves her own spin-off movie

The Mary Sue 
Features, Entertainment 

Is the Perfect Show for the Old-Soul Millennial

Why Issa Rae’s Insecure Is the Representation I’ve Been Waiting For

Here’s How DC Can Make the Ultimate Solo Harley Quinn Film

InStyle Online
Facebook Live tutorials, lifestyle features, wedding features

One Woman Makes a Strong Case for Living Together Before Marriage 

11 Geek Chic Wedding Ideas For the Nerdy Couple

8 New Wedding Traditions Every Modern Couple Will Love

Facebook Live Tutorial on Paper Flower Pom centerpieces

How to Make DIY Paper Flower Pom Wedding Centerpieces 

How I Turned My Wedding Into a Massive DIY Project

Viral Video of Man’s Faux Photoshoot Proposal (video)

Black Girl Nerds
Op-Eds, TV Show Recaps, Comic Reviews

Afiya Augustine Contributor Page at Black Girl Nerds

Wetpaint Entertainment
News, Features, TV Recaps, Exclusives, and Galleries

Afiya Augustine Author Page at Wetpaint.Com


The Rules of a Proper Houseguest

Making the Best of a Holiday Road Trip

Beauty Tips: How to Freshen Your Overall Look

Are YOU an Awkward Black Girl?

When Do You Know You’re Ready?

News, Features

Girls Life Magazine

News, Features, Exclusives, Advice



*Girl Talk* How to Survive a Best Friend Break-Up (Advice)

National Blood Donor Month is Upon Us! (News)

*Snag That  Dream Job* Politician (Interview)

GL celebrates the ah-mazing accomplishments of African American Women (feature)

Scientist-in-Training Sydney Clark Shows the boys how it’s done (interview)

How to be the life of the party (advice) (co-author)

Will a perm destroy my super-fine hair (advice)?

I want to be a singer, but my parents don’t take me seriously (advice)

All crushed out! (advice, relationships)

Be a better bestie (advice, guidelines)




Too shy to chat (advice, relationships)

The great shower debate (advice, health, beauty)

More Published Articles

Giant Life Mag

Beyonce, Babies & the Supermom (featured on 

Things JFK And Ari Shared Over Time (NEWS)

Brooklyn College Excelsior- “City Chick”

The City Chick’s Guide: What’s the Dish on Dating?

Can We Be Friends? Drawing the line

The Awful Un-gettable Get (Relationships)

Don’t Grow Apart From Friends

Brooklyn College Excelsior – “Ms. Manners”

How to Fight it Out

How to Handle The Ex (formerly, these articles are from an archived location) 

Be In Style and Inexpensive (Fashion Advice)

Fierce & Fearless Women: Tonika Simmons Interview

Emotions Taking Me Over: Relief in Writing

Living in Fear: A Piece on Domestic Abuse

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