Janelle Monáe is back (with music) after five years since releasing 'Electric Lady' in 2013, with her upcoming album 'Dirty Computer', set to release on April 27th. Django Jane, a single on her upcoming album, is a political statement, filled with lines of self-love and assurance, women empowerment, and a dope sense of wordplay. She… Continue reading Janelle Monáe and the power behind her new single ‘Django Jane’: A pro-Black women anthem…
(Sings)I wanna die sometimes I gotta keep it together I wanna cry sometimes living this life under pressure... The other day I had a dream that there were two officers standing over two lifeless bodies in the city of Flint Michigan. One a Black woman. And the other being a Black child. The officers then… Continue reading Home is where the heart is: A poem for the city of Flint..
Javier Sowell is a 22 year old artist, intellectual, athlete ,and more from Indy, Indiana. I met Javier Sowell at Wilberforce University, where we both attend. We are in the same graduating class of (2019). There are a few hidden gems on Wilberforce University's campus, and Javier is one of those. I can say as… Continue reading Javier Sowell: The Narrative of Being a Black man in America..
Last weekend for Radical Self-Care Sunday’s, I wrote about my trip to Yellow Springs with my best friend Samarah (Be sure to visit her blog via: Thesamarahpoe.com) and how it related to self-care and overall my personal challenge (Radical Self-love: A personal challenge for the month of February). This weekend has a story behind it.… Continue reading Radical Self -Care Sunday’s: A glimpse into my adventure this weekend..
Hey you all! So if you have been following my blog or social media, you know that within my blog post in which I posted last weekend ('Radical Self-love: A challenge for the month of February), that apart of that challenge is having a day out of the week (Sunday) where I unwind and care… Continue reading Radical (Self-Care) Sunday’s.. A glimpse into my adventure this weekend..
I have always been in search for an event such as 'Lyric Lounge' since becoming a student at Wilberforce University in August of 2015. With countless other events held at school where the music and vibes were something that I could personally never get into, and open mic events held by organization's on campus that… Continue reading A Recap of Lyric Lounge: Black Girl Magic Edition..
rad·i·cal adjective: radical. (especially of change or action) relating to or affecting the fundamental nature of something; far-reaching or thorough. self-love noun: self-love regard for one's own well-being and happiness (chiefly considered as a desirable rather than narcissistic characteristic). For all of you lovely individuals who have been supporting me, rather it be following and… Continue reading Radical Self Love: A Personal Challenge for the month of February..