By: Amber Wilder As someone that has only heard about Awkward Black Girl in passing and never got around to watching it – the book gives an insight into what you’re missing. I primarily watched Youtube to watch music and lyric videos but did not experience the comedic side until later on. I know Issa Rae from … More The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl review
By: Amber Wilder According to Donald Trump, if we, as in those that live in Chicago, do not stop the carnage, the Feds will be sent here. By Feds, does he mean troops or federal dollars to initiate programs to help get the youth off the streets, help prevent the shootings and murders that are … More Donald vs Chicago
By: Amber Wilder I first heard mention of Robert Johnson in season two, episode eight, of the television series Supernatural, appropriately titled “Crossroad Blues.” The focus of the episode is on people that make deals with crossroad demons in pursuit of fame and fortune. The way the deal works on Supernatural is that a box … More Robert Johnson
rolling the fresh clay with vigor and aggression and slamming it onto the wheel. manipulating its shape into a spiraling tornado, only to compress and center it into the form of a circular disk. spinning to the rhythm of the foot like a high-wire balancing act. puncturing a hole in the middle just far enough to familiarize … More throwing on the wheel
Remember that Gran BB? by Lady Capone I remember the sound of cards being shuffled Fussing and cursing over books made Money on the table Gotta be bid whist or spades Beers being sipped, cigarettes lingering through the air Dominos pounding the table for points The aroma of soul food, greens with salt pork & … More Remember that Gran BB?
Taken 4 Granted by Lady Capone I try to love you but instead you take me for granted In a perfect world our love would be enchanted You scared, well I’m scared too This up & down cycle is like a song from the blues You are discomfited to love or to let love in … More Taken 4 Granted
By Cynthia Suarez Being mindful is not the easy task people may make it out to be. However, it is the gateway to a more fulfilling life and worth every bit of effort. Practicing mindfulness encourages an improved outlook on life, because it stimulates parts of the brain that are responsible for self-regulation, emotional regulation, … More Mindfulness, Let’s Count the Ways