Hidden Gems, Reviews

Album Review: Civil Disobedience by Marisha Ashanti

On July 21st Marisha Ashanti released her new project, Civil Disobedience. Civil Disobedience is Marisha’s second EP and is considered a love letter to the world. It’s a declaration of freedom and the liberty to no longer just survive, but to thrive.  This project is a Pro- Black masterpiece that highlights the continuous oppression of… Continue reading Album Review: Civil Disobedience by Marisha Ashanti

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Meet 5-Year-Old Basketball Prodigy Sosa Cruz

Basketball prodigy Sosa Taeko Cruz was born in Atlanta, Georgia on May 10, 2014. She is the fourth born of five children and in her spare time she enjoys gymnastics, watching Spongebob Squarepants and playing with her Shopkins. Her first love, however, is basketball. Sosa attended her 1st high school basketball game at nine months… Continue reading Meet 5-Year-Old Basketball Prodigy Sosa Cruz

rbts, Reviews

Reckless Behavior Advance Review

  RECKLESS BEHAVIOR REVIEW *Please note* This is an advance review for episodes 1-4. As of this writing, only episode 1 is publicly available, therefore this review will be mostly spoiler free.   “When is our interior life ever put at the forefront? We constantly want to give to other people … Too much of not caring… Continue reading Reckless Behavior Advance Review

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Model Ronisha Lawson Plays The Estranged Roommate on Reckless Behavior

BAY AREA, CA— Ronisha Lawson will play Tamika Thompson, the estranged roommate of the main character Michaela Holloway in Reckless Behavior The Series. Michaela Shelton, the creator of RBTS, came across Lawson’s profile on Instagram and invited her to a casting call that was held back in March. Lawson is known for being a freelance model.… Continue reading Model Ronisha Lawson Plays The Estranged Roommate on Reckless Behavior

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Reckless Behavior Assistant Director Imani Baylor is Cast as Nicolette

BAY AREA, CA- Imani Baylor is the Assistant Director and Executive Producer of Reckless Behavior The Series (RBTS). In addition, she will play the role of Nicolette Martin, the practical and business oriented best friend of Michaela Holloway. Baylor considers herself a behind the scenes person so its no surprise that Nicolette is her first… Continue reading Reckless Behavior Assistant Director Imani Baylor is Cast as Nicolette

My Life Be Like

PURSUING P.U.R.P.O.S.E: PT 1

Passion What are you passionate about? Really sit and think about it. If time and money were not a factor in your life, what would you do? Would you paint; would you sing; would you go from country to country eating different foods? What would you do? For me, I would sit next to a… Continue reading PURSUING P.U.R.P.O.S.E: PT 1

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Written In Melanin, A Podcast That Brings Awareness to Black Storytellers

Last month I was honored to be featured on Written in Melanin’s Podcast. Written in Melanin is a company that was created to help bring awareness to black authors and creators.  I wasn’t aware of this illustrious brand until one of my fellow QMC writers Mike Patton made the connection and I’m so grateful that… Continue reading Written In Melanin, A Podcast That Brings Awareness to Black Storytellers

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Tywan Taylor is Damien AKA. Stalker Bae, in Reckless Behavior

BAY AREA, CA— Oakland native Tywan Taylor will play Damien Butler, the primary love interest and stalker of the main character Michaela Holloway in Reckless Behavior The Series. Some of his past projects include short films by the name of “A Better Life” and “False Flagging”. In False Flagging, he plays the character of Malcolm, who… Continue reading Tywan Taylor is Damien AKA. Stalker Bae, in Reckless Behavior

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The She Series – “The Death of She”

Hello Everyone! Today I wanted to do something new. Usually I'd give you all some poems from my poetry collection, The Diary of She, but it's time to jump back into my zone. In order to do that I wanted to create something no one has seen before. I hope you all enjoy!   Blood… Continue reading The She Series – “The Death of She”

Hidden Gems

My Sister, My Inspiration: Brely Evans

Living out your dreams is something we tend to put a timestamp on. Thinking that if a goal isn't accomplished by a certain age or date it's time to give it up when really it's the time to take a step back, refocus and re-evaluate. Oakland Native, Brely Evans, is the prime example of a… Continue reading My Sister, My Inspiration: Brely Evans