A Hood Near You: Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad is a well established island nation known for their cultural rainbow, architectural detail, and of course oil and natural gas. Trinidad’s sister island Tobago is mostly a tourist attraction with minimal industry on the island. I wasn’t able to make it to Tobago, recently the leadership changed ferry companies

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Seafoam Black

New York makes me feel so seafoam black in the wintertime. In this climate no matter what you choose you lose. So I wander the world seeking various forms of warmth and empty spaces. Here I am. Who wouldn’t want to escape? Oh the prices one pays to follow a

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MOB #5 – Fun, Fly, Fabulous: Lifestyle Box

   I am thrilled to put you all on to Arian Simon’s Fun, Fly, Fabulous Lifestyle Box! The October box I received was the exclusive Empire Edition.     In case you aren’t familiar, this lifestyle box is based on the subscription box model. Subscription boxes are a package of products

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MOB #4 – Decoded

In 2010 I read a book that inspired me to make a life changing decision. Decoded was published by the best rapper alive in early November of 2010. I read Decoded like Martin Lawerence ate the ‘white only pie’ in Life. I inhaled the words on each and every page. I was thrilled

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MOB #2 – Justice or Else Review 

10/10/15 I ventured to DC for the 20th Anniversary of the Million Man March. It was quite the adventure. Leaving New York’s Chinatown at 11pm and arriving in DC’s Chinatown at 4am. DC felt cleaner and quieter than New York and I was ecstatic to leave to concrete jungle for

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NCMAE #5 – Bennie Louise Carter

NCMAE #5 – Bennie Louise Carter Sometimes I wonder if anyone will think about me when I’m dead. I think about my paternal grandmother Bennie Louise Carter and wonder did she ever think the same thing. I wonder if she wondered? And I wonder if she knows how much I

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