If we are ALL made in God's image, I have unlimited, wonderful, and peculiar creations just waiting to have life breathed into them.
When I face hardships in life that leave me hurt and frustrated I move. Recently I find myself searching the face of God through my art. I am pushing myself to try new things and learn how to use what stands out in my environment as a conscious check-in to what I am feeling on the… Continue reading Movement Monday!
I am proud to say that I am an established Afro-Latina writer, Therapist, Dancer, Artist, professional and so much more. However, I am frustrated with the ignorance of those who attempt to box me in.I feel as though I am too Black for the Latinos and too Latino for the Black culture. I am tired… Continue reading Movement Monday!
A few months ago, I wrote a piece for Vibe Fridays: Daniel Caesar – Get You. In it I talked about Daniel Caesar, a relatively unknown from Toronto with buttery smooth vocals, church background, and soulful lyrics about love and life. Today I'll talk about his debut album, Freudian. Let me say this clearly. Daniel Caesar… Continue reading Daniel Caesar – Freudian (Album Review)
Once Again, it is time for the resurrection of Vibe Fridays. Vibe Fridays are where I post videos, reviews, retro songs, reflections, and everything in between about Music. This week is about the infamous Black Thought from the Legendary Roots Crew on Hot 97. Black goes in for 10 minutes of nothing but intricate rhymes,… Continue reading Vibe Friday: Black Thought Blacks Out
What's your Movement Vocabulary? Today I pushed myself to do 3 new things: 1.) Find a unique public environment to move in - (I wanted to be in nature moving and not caring about who may drive by and see me) 2.) Move to a hip-hop style beat - (I overcame an insecurity about this dance… Continue reading The Movement
Congratulations! You’ve made it back to Tuesday. We’ve got good news! Repeat after me… Secure.The. Bag. Wednesday, Rapper Eminem and his song publisher locked down half $500,000 plus court fees after winning a high-profile New Zealand case. New Zealand’s center-right National Party aired a slightly different instrumental of the rapper’s biggest hit, Lose Yourself, almost… Continue reading A Congrats is in order!
As a light in this world, I believe it is my role to illuminate a spotlight unto others for the great work they are doing in their life. This is Jasmine Douglas. She is a Theater/Film/Musical/Commercial Actress, Model, Dancer, Choreographer, Singer/Songwriter, Video Blogger, & Musician. If you thought I did it all…Well let’s just say… Continue reading Spotlight: Jasmine Douglas
As a light in this world, I believe it is my role to illuminate a spotlight unto others for the great work they are doing in their life. This is Naida Lynn. She is a Singer, Song Writer, & Musician who wears her heart on her vocal cords! Personality Traits: Compassionate, Focused, Dedicated, Willing, Humbled,… Continue reading Spotlight: Naida Lynn
The music business is a fickle industry. The way to attack marketing and creation of music is a very fluid in approach and can easily fail horribly. After my last review of H.I.M. and H.E.R., I enjoyed both projects but was unsure of the places H.E.R. and H.I.M. would fill. Less than six months later, I… Continue reading H.E.R. Vol 2 & H.I.M. Vol 2