Sundance Film: ‘Dear White People’ (Video)

Sundance Film: ‘Dear White People’ (Video)

“There isn’t a right way to be black”   Have you seen a sneak preview of Justin Simien’s film ‘Dear White People‘? Recently awarded the Sundance 2014 U.S. ‘Dramatic Special Jury Award’ for Breakthrough Talent, Simien turns stereotypical cliches of what it means to be black in America into a visually beautiful and stimulating satire that is sure(…)

Clover Canyon

Clover Canyon

If you love all aspects of fashion and live in New York, then you are well aware of New York Fashion week. Approaching faster than you can say Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious…ok, well maybe not that fast, but one of the craziest weeks in the metropolitan area, it certainly feels like it is just a sunrise away.   Invited to some pretty incredible shows(…)

For The Love Of The Game: How Sports Helped Me Build Self-Confidence

For The Love Of The Game: How Sports Helped Me Build Self-Confidence

This past Friday night I had the chance to see Carmelo Anthony score not only a career high of single handling scoring 62 points in one game, but surpassing Bernard King’s record set against the Nets in 84, Kobe Bryant’s Madison Square Garden record of 61 points in 2009 and Kevin Durant’s highest-scoring game in(…)

Through My Mother’s Eyes

Through My Mother’s Eyes

Sometimes I wonder about the women my twin sister and I would have become if my Mother wasn’t such a unfaltering and positive force in my life…I feel blessed this is not my reality.     My parents With our Mom and Grandfather   My Mother is the epitome of what a parent can and should(…)

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

I caught up with Singer/Actress and star of Boardwalk Empire, Margot Bingham on the red carpet of HBO’s Girls season 3 premiere, held at the Lincoln Center in New York.   Set during the prohibition,  Bingham portrays character, ‘Daughter Maitland’, a young jazz/blues singer born to a prostitute in New Orleans. Suffering from Stockholm Syndrome, ‘Daughter Maitland’(…)

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

“If I wasn’t doing this I’d be… An astronaut.”   Meet Singer/Songwriter, JETTA. With Cee Lo Green and Paloma Faith under her belt, JETTA is now causing a ruckus of her own, since introducing us to her underground smash, START A RIOT.   Inviting comparison to Florence, The XX and Adele, the Liverpool born, London-living(…)

Music: TK Wonder…Striving

Music: TK Wonder…Striving

“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty…I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.” — Theodore Roosevelt.   “In 2008 I began to pursue(…)

Music: Calma Carmona – “When I Was Your Girl” (Video)

Music: Calma Carmona – “When I Was Your Girl” (Video)

“When I Was Your Girl”…meet Puerto Rican Singer/Songwriter, Calma Carmona.   Directed by Ed Mariota Produced by Anthony Elizo and Calma Carmona Music by Dj Nature       2 previous photos: Mariela Alvarez     Photo: Alberto Santiago Torres    Photo: Mariela Alvarez calmacarmona.com

‘BeMe’ New York: Exclusive 3 Set Lingerie Giveaway

‘BeMe’ New York: Exclusive 3 Set Lingerie Giveaway

Lets be honest, sometimes shopping for the perfect lingerie can feel a bit like looking for a needle in a haystack. Then finally when you do find the perfect fit with quality to match you realize it comes with a VERY hefty price tag…well not anymore, welcome to the ‘BeMe‘ experience, where the size of(…)