Protect yourself! If you think you’ve been targeted by a scam, click here to get information and assistance from the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline!
Sisters Site Logo.svg
Oh no!
It looks like you aren't logged in to the Sisters community. Log in to get the best user experience, save your favorite articles and quotes, and follow our authors.
Don't have an Online Account? Subscribe here

Lottie L. Joiner

Lottie L. Joiner is a freelance writer whose work has been published in The Washington Post, USAToday, The Daily Beast, Essence, TheRoot. and She likes long days and warm nights, Sunday brunch and Broadway plays, music and museums. Follow her on Instagram and X (formerly Twitter) @LottieJoiner.
Lottie 's Articles
Neglected Black cemeteries put our history in grave danger. Meet three sisters honoring ancestors, unearthing stories and giving family legacies new life.
, February 22, 2024
Never married and child-free, Black women over 40 tell us why they are happy.
, September 29, 2023
This year’s official theme for Black History Month is ‘Black Resistance.’ Here are inspiring ways we can lean in to culturally rich activities and share recreation as a radical act.
, January 27, 2023
‘Black love exists, and there is no expiration date for happiness,’ shares a 59-year-old newlywed. These 4 things are key to moving forward, says an expert.
, December 14, 2022
First came the pain. Then the pivot. ‘Everything that I had been putting into a relationship with that man, I put into me, and my whole world opened up,’ says D’Shawn Faison.
, March 18, 2022