Lincoln ‘Chicago Beau’ Beauchamp Jr.: Legendary Musician, Publisher and Writer

Traveling bluesman and storyteller showcases Black resiliency across mediums. As the time is winding down, toward this cultural shift or reset, intense feelings arise. Reflections of the past and some of hopeful revolutions. The emphasis heavily remaining on who we are at our cores is critical, however where we choose to take ourselves on this journey rings louder. An alarm or reminder in a sense. … Continue reading Lincoln ‘Chicago Beau’ Beauchamp Jr.: Legendary Musician, Publisher and Writer

Sheri Hall: Maternal and Multi-dimensional Author

Concentrated writer explores intersectionality and how to create wholeness through poetry. I have grown tired of sweeping my broken pieces under the rug. Not even looking at them long enough to count how many there were. Completely throwing away the idea that there could be a chance of anything being salvageable. Rather move onto something new than to face what broke me in the first … Continue reading Sheri Hall: Maternal and Multi-dimensional Author

Dr. Annalise Fonza: Courageous Womanist Rebuilding Community

Fostering community evolution through intentional love and change. Oh, love. The reservations that have been placed on the concept has restricted Black people and communities from so much. Our evolution remains stagnant as a result from its misuse and suppression. Its come to the painful realization that our understanding has been wrong far longer than most of us would like to admit. The fear of … Continue reading Dr. Annalise Fonza: Courageous Womanist Rebuilding Community

Tiffanie Roberson: Light-Filled Poet and Blogger

Tiffanie Roberson: Light-Filled Poet and Blogger

Positivity ensues as creativity is reignited and passed down through generations for Kansas City writer. In the early years of our lives, the world seems to be wide open to us. The seeds of our dreams are planted into the tilled soil provided by education, culture, and location. What is surprising is that our blooming season does not come with a designated time that we … Continue reading Tiffanie Roberson: Light-Filled Poet and Blogger

Nika Renee: Soulfully Empowered Poet

Hopeful writer creates subliminal content to last, with words of reflection and inspiration. There are times where we recognize mirrors of empowerment and empathy, through pained smoke in the air. The chaos clears as you envision yourself through the intricate words of poetry and prose. A single moment of clarity presents itself, finding transparency within you. Reluctantly acknowledging yet owning your place here. This secures … Continue reading Nika Renee: Soulfully Empowered Poet

Natasha Ria El-Scari: Resilient Author and Gallerist

Powerful writer whose words evoke femininity and freedom. Seasons are changing and your age is beginning to show. With growing wisdom, your mind ventures back in time. Collecting those mis-measured gems of vulnerability and curiosity you once knew. Walking into a new chapter of life feeling again, that childlike wonder capturing innocence necessary for your learning. Author and poet, Natasha Ria El-Scari impressed these reflections … Continue reading Natasha Ria El-Scari: Resilient Author and Gallerist

Tori Stewart: Creatively Ambitious Writer and Photographer

Sex, psychology, and writing for pleasure. I will give you a few moments to grab a pen and paper. You may find something to note in the coming paragraphs. I am certain you will be encouraged to write in some fashion or another. Like any other time where something or someone brings along the urgency of putting your thoughts down, the words become invitations. An … Continue reading Tori Stewart: Creatively Ambitious Writer and Photographer

M. Palowski Moore: Cosmically Inclined Writer

Worldly Poet who speaks truth and power about our experiences as a collective. The act of writing are thoughts in motion. There is dramatic action and shaping silhouettes taking place between pages. Words dancing to the authors song of choice, singing its truth in each step. Crowds gather and the rhythm ensues a reflection of the masses joining once more. There is a warm welcome … Continue reading M. Palowski Moore: Cosmically Inclined Writer

Summer Javadi: Soundly Poetic Mental Health Advocate

A writer whose encouragement drives others to achieve their own personal power, through poetry. Honestly, it may have been better if I left this page entirely blank. The personal acceptance that some pieces of work gives to you is almost indescribable in feeling. But I absolutely must tell you. I would want everyone to achieve the level of peace I endured while reading the works … Continue reading Summer Javadi: Soundly Poetic Mental Health Advocate

Letysha Montgomery: Writer and Women’s Health Advocate

Personal health change inspires self-awareness and self-advocacy for new writer. It can get really challenging starting anything for the first time. To your surprise, the biggest obstacle often comes from yourself. It’s not so much of having the confidence to dive-in but the belief in oneself to carry the process through completion.  Of course, this always sounds easy enough but what exactly does that look … Continue reading Letysha Montgomery: Writer and Women’s Health Advocate