Oct 18

Stars In Our Eyes

Our History I’ve done something kind of special for you guys, because I was torn between two topics I figured you deserve both so here I am delivering to you a sort of 2 for 1 special… aren’t I lovely. October is here AND Black History Month is upon us in the UK, we should […]

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Mar 18, Your Culture

Shining A Light On Our Untold Stories

“You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there.  So here’s to all the writers…  who have redefined what it means to be beautiful, to be sexy, to be a leading woman, to be black.” –  Viola Davis As an Actress and Filmmaker I would definitely say that this journey hasn’t been straightforward or an […]

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Your Culture

Make Room For My Name

“It’s difficult to talk about double messages without having a twin tongue.” Audre Lorde, Zami: A New Spelling of My Name I think of this quote from Audre Lorde and wonder why there is very little space for a Black British woman to write herself, moreover, write herself freely without contention. It is not that […]

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Dec 17, Your World

Should we separate the art from the artist?

Should we still watch House of Cards after the Kevin Spacey thing? Is it okay to listen to R Kelly after all the allegations? What about XXXtentacion? Harvey Weinstein? Meek Mill?? Bill Cosby??? If you know me, you know I refuse to listen to Kodak Black. It’s not that I don’t like his music, to […]

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