Black Girls Code

Greetings Folks, For the past few years, I’ve been witnessing a movement happening with Black women. From Black Girls Rock to #BlackGirlMagic to the natural hair movement, Black women all over the world have taken it upon themselves to empower generations of young black girls to not only love themselves but to aspire to be…

Words From The Wise: Dr. Myles Munroe

“A book is an idea container, it transmits ideas. The oppressor made sure that your parents could not read. That’s because books contain ideas, and the goal was, ‘you maintain oppression by the makings of ignorance.’” – Dr. Myles Munroe   Greetings Everyone, Divine Intervention must really be working in my favor, because I came…

Re-Education

“The educational system of a country is worthless unless it [revolutionizes the social order]. Men of scholarship, and prophetic insight, must show us the right way and lead us into light which is shining brighter and brighter.” – Carter G. Woodson   For the past few years, I’ve been questioning the current conditions of our Public…

Local Spotlight

Greetings All, I just relocated back to my stomping grounds, Charlotte, NC, within the past month. So I’m a little behind on local politics. And when I say a little, I really mean extremely late. This news comes out of The Charlotte Observer. Meet Garry L. McFadden. McFadden is a retired Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police homicide detective…

Domino Effect Productions

Greetings Good People, Independent media has been on the rise for the past decade now, and I’m extremely excited about this movement. Not only are creators given an opportunity to showcase their talent, but a new-age media hub is being anchored at the same time. Which is beneficial to someone like myself because the mainstream…

The Educated Lame

Greetings Ladies, Yes, this post is specifically for you. We need to discuss a few things, but before we do, take a look at the following clip for me. That was a scene from the 1998 film, Woo, starring Jada Pinkett Smith and Tommy Davidson. Its premise centered around a series of events that happens…

Survival

Greetings Folks, I was having a conversation with an elder earlier this week, discussing how spoiled and codependent my generation is in regards to materialism. The question of whether modern-day society could survive without all of the gadgets, electricity, accessible food and water then came about, and I simply replied, “no.” We’re too conditioned to…

Artist Spotlight

Greetings Everyone, For those of you who may not know, I’m a huge fan of artists. It might be due to the fact that I’m somewhat envious of their talent or that my daydreams typically consists of comic book sketches (don’t judge me), but I try to make sure I always support those independent artists…

MELTIN

Greetings All, Do you remember the 2004 film I, Robot, starring Will Smith? Its premise centered around robots who’d serve humanity in the year 2035, with their main objective being to keep humans safe. But things turn for the worse when those protective robots turn into to supervillains who are out to enslave the human…

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Greetings Folks, I just got home from enjoying the best southern, homemade meal that’s sure to put me to sleep within the next hour. So I’m feeling great. But to add to that, there’s some additional news that has just brightened up my day even more. I’ve been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award. I’d…

Book Review

Greetings Good People, I just finished reading a book, entitled Tough Notes: A Healing Call For Creating Exceptional Black Men, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Good writing fuels the mind, challenges falsehoods and questions authority; anything less is an insult to the human spirit and its capacity for intellectual empowerment and social change…

Three Masks Inc.

Greetings All, Given the times that we’re living in, it’s always nice to have a place that you can go to rejuvenate and regain a peace of a mind. It might be at home, your backyard, favorite restaurant, bookstore, nightclub, who knows. And one thing’s for certain, by the time you leave, the troubles of…