qotw: Oprah’s Speech at the 2018 Golden Globe Awards

Remember when Roc-A-Fella sold Reasonable Doubt as a whole on iTunes because they believed that the album's greatness shouldn't be sold in parts (singles) because you would be cheating yourself? This is how I feel about Oprah's speech last night as she received the Cecil B. de Mille Award at the 75th Gold Globe Awards.... Continue Reading →

in the details: the Lemonade narrative

 Think pieces are flying out from everywhere about Beyoncé’s visual album, Lemonade. So, I was going to chill to the next episode. Yesterday, however, I saw a photo and commentary that made me change my mind. It was the latest selfie set of the Queen Bee, Lil Kim. A very light and hardly recognizable Lil... Continue Reading →

in the details: afro bloomin’

Someone somewhere once wrote, "she never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn't supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something."* UK photographer Dazhane Leah definitely accomplished that with her project: Afro Bloomin'. “I see beauty in natural hair and I see beauty in flowers – together I think they go... Continue Reading →

Lessons from her Majesty, the King (UPDATED)

Women's History Month has ended, so has the first quarter of the year.  Have you fulfilled or started to fulfill your goals and endeavors? Well here is some motivation with a little help from Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Hatshepsut (c1479 - 1458 BC) and...some lyrics from Nicki Minaj--just follow me. Hatshepsut was the first and most... Continue Reading →

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