{New Releases} Week 34

{New Releases} Week 34

Adicta; Una novela (Atria Espanol) (Spanish Edition) by-Zane

The Scroll by-Parrish SmithThe Scroll by: Parrish Smith
Life-Changing Inspiration. Unwavering Support.
Scrolls have always been considered sacred, filled with prophecy and direction. Realizing that today’s spiritual leaders fill a similar role, filmmaker Parrish Smith created the award-winning documentary series The Scroll, featuring modern-day prophets revealing more of themselves, their journeys, and their invaluable…

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{New Releases} Week 33

{New Releases} Week 33

The Cocktail Club by-Pat Tucker

The Choir Director 2, Runaway Bride by-Carl WeberThe Choir Director 2-Runaway Bride by: Carl Weber
Carl Weber takes readers back to church in his latest drama-filled novel, the much-anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestseller, The Choir Director.
It’s been three years since Aaron Mackie succeeded in helping his friend and mentor, Bishop T.K. Wilson, dig his ministry out of financial ruin. Aaron is also responsible for re-energizing the…

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{New Releases} 8/12/14

Gutta Mamis edited by-N'Tyse

Gutta Mamis edited by-N'TyseGutta Mamis Edited by: N’Tyse
In classic street grit of profane tales, disloyalty, and vendettas, four novellas featuring cold-hearted women who get ahead in America’s grimiest underworld.

Three the Hard Way by C.J. Hudson
After beating the rap on a murder charge when the star witness is murdered, Jasmine Turner can now go back to her job as a crook. As the leader of the Get Money Bitches, she and…

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{New Releases} Week 33

{New Releases} Week 33

Let the Lover Be by-Sheree L. Greer

Let the Lover Be by-Sheree L. GreerLet The Lover Be by: Sheree L. Greer
Functional alcoholic Kiana Lewis is looking for a way out. Running away from the memories of her mother’s horrific death and her own dead-end existence, she decides to crash her ex-lover’s New Orleans wedding and put a stop to the whole thing. She arrives in the Big Easy to reclaim her old love, and hopefully, reclaim her own life.

Her plans are disrupted when…

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{New Releases} Week 32

{New Releases} Week 32

Branded by-Beast

Branded by-BeastBranded (Inked #3) by: Beast
Dealing with the wrong man and the wrong crowd can put you in circumstance you never thought you’d find yourself in. After a crazy night with Jalen, DeAndre finds himself caught up in a web of illicit sexual relations and life threatening danger. He desire for Jalen is unwavering but what it will cost him to keep the man may be too much to pay.

Release: 8/12/14

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{Passing} Dr. Jewel L. Prestage

Dr. Jewel L. Prestage, the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D from a department of political science at an American university passes away at age 82.

{Passing} Dr. Jewel L. Prestage

Dr. Jewel L. Prestage, the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D from a department of political science at an American university passes away at age 82.

{New Musiq} Flawless- Beyonce f/ Nicki Minaj

{New Musiq} Flawless- Beyonce f/ Nicki Minaj

Beyonce-Flawless

Beyonce-Flawless“Up in this bi*ch like elevators/Of course some time sh*t go down when it’s a billion dollars on a elevator” says Beyoncé.

Shocking the streets once again with a stealth midnight drop, Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj talk that talk on a banging remix to the braggadocios “Flawless.”

The buzz has been building for weeks and the two reigning divas did not disappoint. Nicki goes Southside Jamaica, Queens to…

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{Hot One} O, the Oprah Magazine Launches ‘O’s Circle of Friends’

{Hot One} O, the Oprah Magazine Launches ‘O’s Circle of Friends’

Oprah, the Oprah Magazine

Oprah, the Oprah MagazineCalling all of you Oprah fan’s. Here’s your chance to finally become a part of Oprah’s inner circle. Hearst’s O, the Oprah Magazine is testing the waters with O’s Circle of Friends, a tiered-subscription model/fan club.

As part of Circle of Friends, Prime subscribers ($39 a year) receive a newsletter featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the magazine and special discounts on Oprah-approved…

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{Op-Ed} How To Make L.A. Black Pride Better? My Thoughts after “LA Black Pride Weekend”~ An Introspective

{Op-Ed} How To Make L.A. Black Pride Better? My Thoughts after “LA Black Pride Weekend”~ An Introspective

Los Angeles Black Pride logoMy Thoughts after “LA Black Pride Weekend”~ An Introspective

Be forewarned this is NOT intended to be a “bashing” of any type towards the promoters and event hosts for this weekend.

I know we are all painfully aware of the moment of collapse on Black Pride Weekend in LA a few years ago, but what are “We” as a community of color doing to preserve the legacy that has been passed down to us?

  • Are we…

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{Wedding} Ciara Covers Brides Magazine

{Wedding} Ciara Covers Brides Magazine

Ciara- Brides mag

Ciara- Brides magSinger Ciarais the cover model for Brides magazine August/September 2014 Style Issue. Ciara graces the cover in a long-sleeve embroidered Chantilly lace Reem Acra gown, accessorized with her very own blinding bridal bling and bracelet. A simply-chic bouquet of cream garden roses, crafted by Miho Kosuda, plus soft, natural makeup by Urban Decay and effortless blonde waves tied the entire…

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{Hollywood} KeKe Palmer Covers Jet Magazine’s Premiere Digital Edition

{Hollywood} KeKe Palmer Covers Jet Magazine’s Premiere Digital Edition

KeKe Palmer Jet Cover

KeKe Palmer Jet CoverToday is the day for the launch of “Just KeKe” a talkshow geared towards KeKe Palmer’s generation on BET. KeKe is also the covergirl for the launch of JET magazine’s digital issue. “This is such an honor,” she says of her cover status. “JET Magazine was always on the table in my family’s home and it’s great to be their first cover as they enter into the digital age.” Inside the issue, the actress…

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{Out Attraction} Such Good People

Such Good People is screwball comedy about Richard Nearly (Michael Urie; Ugly Betty, Petunia) and Alex Reardon (

{The Gate} Charlie David, Chris Salvatore, and Rodiney Santiago Set to Star In Matt Riddlehoover’s ‘Paternity Leave’

{The Gate} Charlie David, Chris Salvatore, and Rodiney Santiago Set to Star In Matt Riddlehoover’s ‘Paternity Leave’

Charlie David, Chris Salvatore, and Rodiney Santiago

Charlie David, Chris Salvatore, and Rodiney SantiagoCharlie David  (Dante’s Cove, MulligansJudas Kiss), Chris Salvatore (the Eating Out franchise), and Rodiney Santiago (Logo’s The A List: New York) have joined the cast of Matt Riddlehoover‘s next film, Paternity Leave!

Paternity Leave is a feature-length romantic comedy about a man who becomes pregnant. The romantic comedy is written by Matt Riddlehoover (Scenes from a Gay Marriage) and Dustin…

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{Education} D’Roux Landry: A Local Success

{Education} D’Roux Landry: A Local Success

D’Roux Landry

D’Roux LandryD’Roux Landry was “headed down the wrong path” when he arrived at Chavez/Tubman Alternative High School, but when his mother died of breast cancer in 2011 he knew it was time to change direction.

“I used to be a bad influence on others,” he explained. “When my mom passed away I was reminded of how she wanted me to succeed in life, so I knew what I had to do.” Landry credited his instructors,…

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