Baa Baa Black Woman Have You Any Strength?

I read a status on Facebook the other day that said “Mama Pope is just another Angry Black Woman complaining about a Black Man”… Clearly they didn’t get it. I have been long wanting to write about “Mama Pope’s Monologue” since I watched the Season Finale, but didn’t know exactly what to say. Until now…

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Houston’s leading mentoring organization honors local influencers at 3rd annual Royal Tea Fundraiser

April 3, 2017 (Houston, Texas)-  BEAUTY Mentoring is hosting their 3rd annual Royal High Tea fundraiser benefiting young girls between the ages of 9-18 in Houston and surrounding areas.  Proceeds from this upscale event are used to further mentoring programs, education, scholarships, and community outreach activities in the Greater Houston Area. BEAUTY Mentoring has made an impact on…

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Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, but Words Can Destroy

It’s not often that I say my Parents “Taught” me something that was wrong. For the most part, if anything, my parents definitely taught me the right way to live, they just might have not SHOWN me the correct way all the time. As I was eating lunch I saw a group of kids playing…

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Don’t Date a Work In Progress

Does it really have to be said that we are living in a world where social media is moving society? Exactly, however, every now and then you will get some one how has a huge platform post one of those shouting emojis with dumb logic and it began to trend on twitter. Because of who…

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Fear, Survivors Remorse, and Determination 72 hours After Fort Lauderdale

No training, nor any experience with guns or gun violence could prepare me for the fear I encountered January 6th at Fort Lauderdale Airport. In a country where we are spoon fed a fear of terrorism on what seems like a daily, your mind is subconsciously already on high alert. Sitting in Terminal 1 watching…

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33

Tears wet my Pillow as I embarked on my 33rd trip around the Sun. All I could think of is how much pain, suffering, and anguish I have experienced or watch others experience in life. The deaths, the ice that humans are slowly morphing into. I clothes my eyes and pray that I do not…

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Calling All Art Lovers: ROMERO BRITTO EXHIBITION

ROMERO BRITTO EXHIBITION  An impressive collection by world-renowned artist Romero Britto will be on exhibition and available for acquisition at Off the Wall Gallery at the Galleria in Houston, Texas. The exhibition previews January 14 and opens on Friday, January 20 with a series of live Artist Appearances through January 22. With an iconic style…

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Sisters In Power: A Unique Panel Discussion

Sisters In Power brings influential women to Houston for a unique panel discussion! Sisters in Power provides a thought provoking panel discussion with influential panelist, Elise Neal, Toya Wright, Tami Roman, Shaunie O’Neal, Vanna Collins, Wendi J. Turner & More! November 9, 2016 (HOUSTON, Texas) – Sisters in Power(SIP) kicks off their tour in Houston…

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4 Solutions For A Generation That Doesn’t Want Relationships

There was a HuffPost article being shared on Facebook entitled: We Are the Generation That Doesn’t Want Relationships. My friends even shared the article. Every scroll showed a share where someone was stating how much truth the article shared. I agreed. The article read us for filth. So many cute ways she described our crazy…

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Impact Magazine Presents: Cocktails And Coversations

Saturday, at Aloft Hotel, Impact Magazine powered an event hosted by The Musician Wives, Towanda Braxton, Kim Gagne, and Kandi Eastman entitled: #CocktailsAndConversations! You totally missed out if you were not there. This empowering event discussed work, family, health and more. My friends and I like to call it D&D (Drinks & Dialogue) where we get…

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