The Absentee-Father-Story & Why We Need To Re-Write It

Looking slightly away from the camera with tears in his eyes, the middle-aged man said, "I had a lot of anger because he wasn't there and I didn't know why but I didn't think he cared."  That was the main quote for an advertisement on the OWN channel to announce Oprah's upcoming "lifeclass" episode titled…

African Digital Art: Showcasing the African Creative

Digital art is being pushed to new heights with the advances in technology and the way in which we can distribute our work via the internet.  I am hopeful that the internet will continue to provide an equal level playing field to enable everyone to showcase their story and be exposed to other cultures.  With…

Oscars 2013: My Favorite Moments

Regardless of who is hosting and who is nominated, the Academy Awards always has something entertaining and glamorous to enjoy.  I thought this years Oscars had some high points.  Below is a list of my favorite moments. The Captain Kirk introduction and back-and-forth banter about the future was neat, but went a little long.  My…

Just Sharing: My First Modeling Gig

As the rain poured and rush hour traffic in downtown Washington, DC became more congested, my friend and I braced the elements in cocktail dresses and platform pumps to catch a cab and make our way to our first professional fashion event - DC Fashion Week's Corjor International Showcase. In September of 2011, I attended…