Discovering Akilah

Seeing the world for the first time in 1993. Being the last of 4 children. Being raised by a older mother. Growing up singled out and abandoned by my father.  Being 20 years apart from the first born. Being raised by a single mother who had breast cancer, lupus, and a small hole in her … More Discovering Akilah

Living Single 2020: 8 Reasons to Stay Single this Year

1.SECURE THE BAG!  Being single allows you to stack up your money and secure the bag.  There’s nothing worse than running into financial issues with your partner, however, when you are single, you are not obligated to share the wealth and you can spend or stack your money freely.  The only adult who gets to … More Living Single 2020: 8 Reasons to Stay Single this Year

Why We Use Starch

Young Black Girl To her father Young Black Girl: Is that how it’s supposed to look?   Black Father: What?  Young Black Girl: Our clothes. That’s why we use starch. So they can look like his. She points to a White man rigidly walking down Grand Ave., almost robotically, in his crisp white collared shirt.

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 … More Reckless Behavior The Series Season 2 Campaign

The Facade

I want it all The fame, the love, the money But is it all worth it? Will I want more? Will I become a media whore? Wanting every woman that looks my way? Or can I stay focused and be a king in women’s eyes like Denzel Washington, only with one woman Will the money … More The Facade