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TV’s Women Worth Watching: Mushiya Tshikuka

by Guest September 1, 2015 Film and Television

Mushiya Tshikuka http://thedamnsalon.com/ @mushiyatshikuka Not too long ago I decided I wanted to branch out and explore some new media outside of what I normally expose myself to. What this actually just means is that I try to watch […]

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Ear Candy: Alex Isley

by Kira August 20, 2015 Music

  I don’t know about you all, but my top summer essential this year has to be my summer playlist.  Personally, I can’t fully enjoy my summer festivities or the beautiful weather without a dope soundtrack to coincide. Hence, […]

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See it. Hear it. Read it

by Meka August 7, 2015 Uncategorized

Artist Lianne La Havas Listen: Lianne La Havas | Unstoppable Havas has graciously blessed us with another impeccable album, entitled Blood.  This album has been on repeat in our home and car since its release last month. Every track is […]

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An Interview with Makeup Artist Charlene Lee

by Kira August 3, 2015 Art and Photography

For make up artist, Charlene Lee, the human face is her canvas. Helping others look, and more importantly feel their absolute best is the end goal at hand. Lee strives to inform her clients that they are already beautiful. […]

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Book Review: Whatever Love is Love

by Kira July 24, 2015 Literature

Actress Maria Bello is indeed a writer!! In her new book, Whatever Love is Love, Maria reveals an impressive body of work that is both honest and unapologetic. The book consists of fourteen chapters  (excluding the prologue and epilogue) […]

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TV’s Women Worth Watching: Xena Warrior Princess

by Kira July 21, 2015 Film and Television

Key that epic intro -“In a time of ancient gods, warlords and kings a land in turmoil cried out for a hero. She was Xena a mighty princess, forged in the heat of battle. The power…the passion… the danger… […]

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See it. Hear it. Read it

by Kira July 10, 2015 Film and Television

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team win FIFA World Cup Listen: Rachel Lahr | Take Me to Church (Hozier Cover) New artist Rachel Lahr is a force to be reckoned with. This girl’s voice is beyond amazing!! This cover brilliantly compliments […]

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TV’s Women Worth Watching: Goriki Ayame

by Guest July 6, 2015 Film and Television

Goriki Ayame (剛力 彩芽) http://asianwiki.com/Ayame_Goriki The majority of media that I consume is foreign. I just don’t find American media to be at all compelling, original, or emotionally engaging. I think this is mainly because American media is designed […]

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See it. Hear it. Read it.

by Kira June 26, 2015 Film and Television

Blythe Danner in I’ll See you in My Dreams Listen: Kehlani | All In Singer/songwriter Kehlani is definitely creating a name for herself. With a successful EP under her belt, a contract with Universal Records, and a sold out […]

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Film Review: The Sisterhood of Night

by Kira June 25, 2015 Film and Television

We have all heard the saying regarding making assumptions of what one perceives to be the truth. Be careful when assuming, as you could end up making an a** of yourself.  I prefer utilizing the phrase “making a fool,” […]

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TV’s Women Worth Watching: The Women of Wentworth

by Kira May 29, 2015 Film and Television

Firstly, I must state, an article from myself praising the Aussie drama Wentworth is long overdue! Secondly, if you haven’t been lucky enough to watch the series by now, this article will hopefully entice your interest enough to tune […]

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Behind the Lens: An Interview with Photographer Cassandra Mulcahy

by Kira May 23, 2015 Art and Photography

  New England based Photographer Cassandra Mulcahy is a jack, or rather queen of many trades. Musician, certified music therapist, & artist are only a few of the many hats this talented lady wears. It is her passion for photography […]

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Lack of Women on Screen Translates to Representative Fields

by Guest May 20, 2015 Film and Television

In recent years, the number of television crime dramas has skyrocketed. The public has been enthralled with watching agents from a variety of different branches of law enforcement solve violent crimes week after week. The success of these programs […]

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Sistas the Musical

by Kira May 4, 2015 Art and Photography

Playwright Dorothy Marcic (RESPECT: A Musical Journey of Women) outdoes herself with Sistas the Musical. The double and I, with a group of good friends, had the privilege of seeing the off Broadway play this past weekend at St. […]

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Breaking down Black Girls Rock

by Kira April 1, 2015 Film and Television

My sister and I were elated to learn that first lady Michelle Obama appeared at this years Black Girls Rock event. “Totally Cool, right?” Apparently, not that cool for some. It appears that the first lady has received negative […]

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