The Art of a Creative: Bringing Your Art To Humanity

The Art of a Creative by Whitley Gillin Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art.” –Leonardo Da Vinci As a Pisces, I was born to be a dreamer and visionary; I was born a creative. Creativity runs through my veins and is the foundation of everything I am and…

Why Ebony J. is the Host That Does the Most

Standing at 4’11, you would think it would be easy to overlook her small stature, but once she opens her mouth she demands attention and respect. Media personality, entrepreneur, host, philanthropist, blogger, life coach, motivational speaker, and teacher Ms. Ebony J is truly the host that does the most. Born and raised in the Cincinnati…

The Future is Female: 140 Women Who Will Inspire You, Vol. 2

Six months ago I compiled the first list of 140 Women Who Will Inspire You. It was a way to acknowledge all the women whom I admire and have paved the way for our future female leaders. The feedback from the first list was phenomenal. Take a look at the women who was featured on…

Music & Me: Aspen Broadnax Organizes The Noise

Aspen Broadnax started out as a music blogger who wanted to help independent artists share their stories. She went from sharing music to interviewing some of her favorite artists. As the creator of Aspen’s Organzized Noise, she is no stranger to good music and content! I caught up with Aspen as we discussed being a…

Homecoming XO

  Homecoming is a film about American singer Beyoncé and her performance at the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. It premiered on Netflix on April 17, 2019. Also, Beyonce is the first African American Woman to headline Coachella. After watching the documentary, I felt like everyone else in the BeyHive…the festival WAS Beychella…

Poetic Moment Brings Writing and Speaking to the Center Stage

PoeticMoment is an Afro Latina educator, author, and award winning poet.  She uses her education and poetry as a way to start important dialogue to bring forth real societal change. It is through these two communities where she challenges what was expected of her despite various struggles, traumas, and identities she now claims. I caught…

Hair Stylist Susy Thinks Outside the Box

Susy was born to be a creative. You have seen her work on Beyonce, Solange, and Zoe Kravitz which we know best as the “Lemonade” braids. As a hair stylist and media influencer, Susy who is also known as AfricanCreature , always thinks outside the box showing authenticity in her hair, her eccentric fashion, and…

Poetree Sets You Free: The Life of an Artist

  “I went full force into exhibiting beauty, culture, naturalism, feminism and the power of individualism, or what many say: being unapologetically yourself, through social media and the next thing I knew I was featured in Essence, Billboard, Shea Moisture, Ispy,  and Sa Beauty.” – Poetree  I caught up with Poetree and we chatted about…

Illustrator Keturah Bobo Inspires and Uplifts Through Art

As an artist and illustrator, Keturah BoBo believes it is her duty  to make art that inspires, uplifts, and advocates for my community. I caught up with the artist also known as Ariel and we discussed her biggest accomplishments as an artpreneur and what we can expect from her this year.      Keturah Bobo |…