The Get Over It Tour

Last weekend, I went to Iyanla Vanzant’s “Get Over It” tour in Baltimore. I knew it was going to be good and I was absolutely sure that she would speak about things that would help me grow as a person. The ambience she created was essential for the topics she would be unpacking. I left…

Movie Review: Come Sunday

On this lovely Sunday, I decided to watch “Come Sunday.” It stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Martin Sheen, Condola Rashad, Jason Segel, Danny Glover and Lakeith Stanfield. This thought provoking drama film is based on Carlton Pearson’s excommunication. At one point he was the pastor of the Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, which he later named Higher Dimensions…

20 Female Rappers You Need to Be Checking For

I’m here to put you on to some female rappers that you should be listening to. It’s time for you to have some variety and maybe some new songs to add to a playlist or two. Dreezy (Chicago, Illinois) Dreezy is one of the few mainstream female rappers from her city. She’s been in the game…

The Technique Tour

Last night, I had the pleasure of attending the Technique Tour in Baltimore. I saw Yo-Yo and Eric B. & Rakim perform which was crazy! Still can’t believe I was able to see legends perform live! Check out some pictures and videos below 👇🏾

Movie Review: Amateur

Amateur is one of the new films that has been added to Netflix’s catalogue. The film has Michael Rainey Jr. (Power, Orange is the New Black) starring as Terron Forte, a 14 year old star basketball player who is pressured into being recruited to an elite prep school by the school’s coach who promises to…

Movie Review: A Quiet Place (2018)

I’ve been looking forward to this movie ever since I saw the trailer for it late last year. It seemed very intriguing based on the trailer. I wanted to know what made this family go silent and live in the woods. John Krasinski starred as Lee Abbott alongside Emily Blunt who starred as Evelyn Abott,…

Travel Diary: Toronto

Last month, I decided to take a trip to Toronto, which checked off my experience of traveling solo for the first time ever, which was scary but exciting. Initially, I was eager and ready to head to Canada alone, but once my day of departure got closer and closer I became a little nervous. The…

The “Angry” Black Woman and the “Misunderstood” White Woman

Back in January, social media was in an uproar over comedian, Monique’s request for her fans/supporters to boycott streaming site, Netflix. Her request for a boycott against the streaming giant was in an effort to take a stand on the gender and race inequality that has been affecting her along with many other women of…

Keeping Your Feelings & Self-Worth Separate

I saw the post above on Tumblr a couple days ago and I felt it. It was exactly what I needed to read at the time. Throughout life I have faced rejections, which I’m sure many of you have experienced as well. It can really kill your spirit to be turned down by a job,…