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Emotional Maturity

My love life has been non-existent for quite some time even prior to social distancing.  Almost to the point where I forgot what I was looking for in a significant other. Lately, I’ve been finding myself attracted to those who possess rare traits like emotional maturity rather than seeking physical perfection or trying to make… Continue reading Emotional Maturity

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Black Lives Matter in Brazil, Too. #VidasNegrasImportam

(image courtesy of Shutterstock) I don’t think there has been a louder anti-racism revolt since the Civil Rights Movement. The Black Lives Matter revolution that we are witnessing right now is opening the eyes of America-- including white Americans -- to the violent systemic racism that exists in the United States. It is inspiring protests… Continue reading Black Lives Matter in Brazil, Too. #VidasNegrasImportam

Hidden Gems

Introducing Safi Lynch & Culture and Identity Sensitive Therapy

On May 31st, I had the pleasure of discussing the mental health of immigrant children with an expert, Safi Lynch on Instagram Live. A Therapist and Certified Licensed Social Worker who specializes in treating immigrants, she piqued my interest because I was not aware that this type of therapist existed. Delving into her website, I… Continue reading Introducing Safi Lynch & Culture and Identity Sensitive Therapy

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Misha’s Room Episode 2.3: Suit Up

Blessed risings my loves! Rest in peace and prosperity Kobe, GiGi, and the other lives that were tragically lost in the helicopter crash. Welcome back to Misha's Room! Happy New Year, happy holidays, welcome to 2020. This is Black History Month, and today is all about Suit Up! Suit Up was written to pay homage to… Continue reading Misha’s Room Episode 2.3: Suit Up

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DBC Vol 2: Baboon Vs Chameleon

This specific issue of Dope Boy Chronicles will be a little bit different then what you are normally used to. Typically for this series, I have been comparing drug dealer tactics that many people in the business field have been using since the beginning of time and have seemed to understand. Friends of mine that… Continue reading DBC Vol 2: Baboon Vs Chameleon

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Reckless Behavior The Series Season 2 Campaign

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/reckless-behavior-the-series-season-2/x/22994649?fbclid=IwAR1EcoG_Hij813sUzYZlqnnYen7e8yB_t9P_N2rY2gJ4sir7lrax50zjQB4#/ Hi everyone, My name is Michaela P. Shelton and I am starting this campaign to raise money for season 2 of my web series, Reckless Behavior The Series. I am the creator, director, producer, writer and star of this series. The web series will share the story of Michaela Holloway, a post college black millennial… Continue reading Reckless Behavior The Series Season 2 Campaign

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QMC:LIVE! GoFundMe Campaign

Hi everyone! Thank you so much for supporting Queen Media Collective. We really appreciate everyone who has visited our page and read or shared any of our content. We are in the process of creating QMC: LIVE! which is a project that consists of a web series, table talks and public service announcements catered to… Continue reading QMC:LIVE! GoFundMe Campaign

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Black Marriage: What Happened to Getting Married and Settling Down?

When I was growing up and going through puberty my mom noticed that I started having an interest in girls. I have this theory that you're not really black if you first started liking girls and the first things your mother told you wasn't , “Don’t bring no goddamn white girl up in my house.”… Continue reading Black Marriage: What Happened to Getting Married and Settling Down?

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New Neighbors

This new neighborhood didn’t come with a warning. That eviction notice was disguised in the form of a coffee shop, it fooled us into thinking that things were looking up for us. Neon lights in my hood, shining on blocks that were named the most crime infested streets in Brooklyn. Now they ride their bikes… Continue reading New Neighbors