Carla is a writer for New York Magazine, and work has also appeared in Catapult,
Lenny Letter, and Romper, among others. She is a book editor at Well-Read Black Girl. 

                                                                             The latest:

  • "I’m still more sensitive than I would like; that hasn’t changed. But I won’t feel like a fraud telling my daughter one day that it’s alright to feign confidence, sometimes. It’s alright to stand up tall and stick out your chest until you drown out the real or imagined voice saying you shouldn’t." Read more at Catapult.