Welcome to Fruit of May, a lifestyle media company based in Raleigh, NC.

The Fruit of May Squad

We promote self-love, self-care, and inner peace for women of color.


Our mission is to inspire women of color to live passionately, heal unconditionally, and grow spiritually.

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story within you.” – Maya Angelou

Writing Services

Fruit of May is not only a media company. We also write articles for busy entrepreneurs who are interested in launching or sustaining an online publication but don’t have the time.

All Creatives Unite!

Founded in 2016 by Mayah Simone, Fruit of May is in the business of helping millennial women transform their suffering through personal essays, poetry, and sister circles.


Sister’s Writing Circle— Write to Heal event (2020)

‘Fro My Soul Virtual Reading (2020)


Tamara Gibbs
Abiodun Oyewole