Why You Should See The Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Level 16’

Hey my loves, Last week, a film titled Level 16 came on television. Initially, the short bio about the film piqued my interest, so I watched it. At first, the film gave me The HandMaid’s Tale vibe portraying teenage girls living in a board school prisoner-type kind of way. Level 16 is about Sixteen-year-old Vivien is trapped…

6 Ways to Tap Into Your Artsy Side

Autumn reminds us that our bodies, minds, and surroundings are always developing! This is also a good time to tap into a new side-project or get back in alignment with your passion! Here are 6 artsy ways you can be creative this fall season!   1.) Visual Arts There are so many avenues of visual…

30 Classic Movies Dealing With Mental Health

  These 30 movie classic sheds the light on mental health awareness with different perspectives. Check them out!   1.) Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)- This is a compilation of 5 stories surrounding mental illness with an all-star cast. Lucy has schizophrenia, Grace’s mother is bi-polar, Alison’s family is ruled by her sister’s…

30 Classic Fall Movies to Put You in the Autumn Mood

I recently compiled a list of my favorite classic fall movies that always puts me in a happy autumn mood. Check them out! Feel free to leave feedback and comments if the films listed below leaves you with a feeling of nostalgia like it does for me!   1.) The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) – A…

Tradia With The Tea is a Fresh Face In The World of Broadcasting

A Native of the “Empire State” Tradia McCoy is a free spirited, fresh face in the world of broadcasting. Since graduating from South Carolina State University with a B.A. in Broadcast and Communications, she has already made her mark as a radio personality and correspondent for Streetz 103.3/100.5 in Charlotte, NC. I caught up with…

From New Orleans to the Big Screen: Actress Ciera Payton Shares her Journey

An accomplished actor, writer, social activist and entrepreneur, Ciera Payton is a well-respected pillar of the entertainment industry with an unwavering dedication to the arts while growing up in the city of New Orleans. I had the pleasure to catch up with Ciera as she shared her acting and entrepreneurial journey, her non-profit organization The…

Playright and Screenwriter Sonhara Eastman Creates Magic For Stage and Screen

As the creator and producer of the powerful web series Black Girl’s Guide to Fertility now streaming, Sonhara Eastman creates stories for stage and screen that illuminates the black experience while also spreading awareness about stories that need to be told more often. I caught up with Sonhara as we discussed the inspiration behind Black…

Danielle Tuwano on Film, Faith,and Success

As an author and founder of OneTenFilms, Danielle Tuwano knows what it takes to run a successful business with late nights and early mornings.  When she fell in love with film, she created her own production company from the ground up. I caught up with Danielle as we chatted about her start in the filming…

Kiarra’s Best of 2018 Books, Movies & Film

Below is a mini list of my best reads and watches of 2018. The list is purely subjective, so please don’t take offense if something you read/watched and loved is not on here. Translation: argue with your mother, not me! LOL. Kidding. Kidding. But seriously, I was completely immersed in books and movies in 2018….