The Importance of Setting and Keeping Personal Boundaries

my latest feature on madame noire.  I was never able to figure out what it was about me that made people feel so comfortable. It took me awhile to successfully put my finger on the reason why people I barely knew felt comfortable enough to ask me to borrow money. It never clicked why people … Continue reading

Confessions of a Church Girl: Is It A Matter of the Heart or The Hemline?

My latest feature on Madame Noire I was born and raised in the grand ole Church of God in Christ, where they preach “holiness is right.” In my particular place of worship, “Thou shalt not wear red lipstick” should be the 11th commandment. On top of that, women are expected to wear hot pantyhose all … Continue reading

Chavis Carter Could’ve Been My Brother, Friend, Classmate…

There’s something about the Chavis Carter case that really tugs at my heart strings.I can’t quite put my finger on it. There’s the obvious reason why it would bother me, which is that he was a young black man that did not display any signs of violence, yet somehow died while in police custody. I … Continue reading

Two Words For Those In Need Of An Attitude Adjustment: Change Clothes.

The only word to effectively describe the way I felt yesterday would be irritation frustration. I was frustrated with being sick and plagued by this über annoying allergy that has been bothering me for the past two weeks.  I was frustrated with running back and forth to the allergist only to still not know what … Continue reading

Brandon Camphor & One Way Prepare To Release New Single, “You Are God”

Brandon Camphor & One Way are prepping for the release of their debut Music World Gospel single “You Are God”. The song is a majestic declaration of God’s love and care for the world. You Are God is the impetus behind the adjoining service campaign kicking off on the same day – the “BE LIKE G.O.D.” campaignwith GOD being … Continue reading

Todd Curry Wins Artist of The Year at 2012 Rhythm of Gospel Awards

National gospel recording artist Todd Curry recently won the Artist of the Year at the 2012 Rhythm of Gospel Awards, which was held in Jacksonville, FL. Winners were announced on July 28, 2012. The content, creativity, display of genuine worship, and inspirational message behind Curry’s album, “Quit Playin’ Church”, resulted in positive critical acclaim. Being … Continue reading

New Website Offers Aspiring Models Unique Career Opportunities

Model Launcher LLC., announced today the official beta launch of their innovative new website The site is anoriginal concept where aspiring male and female models can submit their photos each month according to their age range to participate in themed contests such as T shirt and Shorts, Little black dress, swimsuit & more. Once … Continue reading

Why A Solid Friendship Is Crucial To The Foundation of Any Relationship

My latest feature on Madame Noire One of my favorite movies in the world is Brown Sugar. Maybe it’s the writer in me that can relate to the story’s main protagonist, Sidney Shaw, maybe its the fact that I’m a hopeless romantic and have an infatuation with the story of hip-hop and how it came to … Continue reading

Power 105.1’s Angela Yee The New Face Of Miss Jessie’s ‘Pillow Soft Curls’

      This is such a perfect fit. Miss Jessie’s PILLOW SOFT CURLS™ is the new styling lotion that borrows fabric care technology and marries it to haircare. It is perfect for achieving static-free, big, soft, curly hair that we all dream about. If you don’t want ramen noodle definition and instead want a … Continue reading