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How Being a Black Classical Musician has Driven Me to the Brink of Suicide Among These Times

By Dorthea Stephenson I do not typically use my social media as a platform of activism, but I feel these times call for my voice to be heard among the rest. Whether you agree or not, is your decision. This is not a persuasive post; you are inclined to your decisions as I am to… Continue reading How Being a Black Classical Musician has Driven Me to the Brink of Suicide Among These Times

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Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

BAY AREA, CA--  Sacramento artist Rob Woods will release his highly anticipated project, The Black Tape on June 19, 2020. The Black Tape is a collective of feeling, love, anger, happiness, pain, and a complete stand up for our people which Woods represents. This is an Us tape. The motivation behind the project was the… Continue reading Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

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STOP HITTING ON ME!

If one more person tries to flirt with me after we talk business I think I’m going to pass out. Like seriously, I’m exhausted!!! I’m a business woman and my business does not include front row seats to a date with me, like for goodness sake. One time this Indian guy starts talking to me… Continue reading STOP HITTING ON ME!

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An A-Z Guide to Spicing It Up

Hey everybody! Since the beginning of time, people have been trying and experimenting with different things sexually. Have you recently been thinking of new ways to spice up your sex life? I have created an A-Z guide with suggestions of things to incorporate in the bedroom (or out of the bedroom). Check it out and… Continue reading An A-Z Guide to Spicing It Up

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QMC Writers Ratchet Sex Playlist

Good Morning everyone! Today is officially day two of QMC Big Ole Freak Week. In honor of our theme, all of the QMC writers have come together to create this Ratchet Sex Playlist. Please see our list below and let us know what you think! Bring it Back- Travis Porter Say Iy Yi Yi- Ying… Continue reading QMC Writers Ratchet Sex Playlist

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Michaela’s Ultimate Sex Playlist

Hey guys! To kick off QMC Big Ole Freak week, I have decided to create a sex playlist. These songs will FASHO get you in the mood, so make sure you take notes and utilize some of them in the bedroom. Let me know what you think of this list and share some that I… Continue reading Michaela’s Ultimate Sex Playlist

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Color Shouldn’t “COLOR” judgement

Colorism is prejudice or discrimination against individuals with darker skin tones. Typically, this occurs among people of the same ethnic or racial group. For example, colorism within the Black community says you’re too dark to be beautiful, or you’re too light to be black. It has been a serious emotional and psychological battle for all… Continue reading Color Shouldn’t “COLOR” judgement

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Why Do People Go To Clubs?

Those who know me personally know that I absolutely hate going to clubs or lounges, which are pretty much the same in my opinion. It logically doesn’t make sense to me why people enjoy going to these types of establishments. Further into this article, I will break down every factor that makes these establishments terrible in my… Continue reading Why Do People Go To Clubs?

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Welcome To The Table, the Influential Show the Bay Area Needed (@welcometothetable_)

I heard about Welcome To The Table (WTTT) last year when one of the hosts Marquis reached out to me about being involved with season 2. Although I was unable to be involved, I was very impressed with the concept and themes that were being discussed. According to their YouTube Channel, WTTT is: "Striving to… Continue reading Welcome To The Table, the Influential Show the Bay Area Needed (@welcometothetable_)

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Nipsey Hussle: LA’s Self Made Legend

On Sunday March 31st, community leader, entrepreneur and rapper Nipsey Hussle was murdered outside of his Marathon Clothing Store in the Hyde Park area of Los Angeles. Nipsey was LA’s self-made legend who crafted his own space into the music industry, business and philanthropy by living by the “G Code”, or honoring the code of… Continue reading Nipsey Hussle: LA’s Self Made Legend