NEVADA WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL 2018

NEVADA WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL 2018 “Diversity is not one in the room. Diversity is not two in the room. Diversity is not three in the room. True diversity is half the room.” – Ava DuVernay I was chosen to interview a few people involved in the 4th Annual Nevada Women’s Film Festival held at the […]

INTERNATIONAL PIZZA EXPO 2018

I’ve been to several conventions since moving to Las Vegas. The International Pizza Expo is probably one of my favorites! Not only are there so many different pizzas to consume, but many other Italian dishes. Even though most the samples are small, there’s no limit to how many samples you’re allowed to have. There’s also […]

BLACK PANTHER!

BLACK PANTHER. First off, I’m a Marvel fan. Super hero movies and themes are kind of my thing. Seeing a film at this production level featuring so many people of color as the STARS with skin like mine & hair like mine was a moment of inclusion. Representation is so important. It’s something many never […]

HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH!

HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH, Y’ALL! HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH, Y’ALL! Of course, “ALL LIVES MATTER.” No one was ever disputing that. They were reminding others that “BLACK LIVES MATTER” ALSO. Black History Month was never to take away from Caucasian (White) History, which is the main history curriculum in American public schools. Black History Month […]

BLACK LABEL. BLACK AMERICAN.

• BLACK LABEL •   “Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Labels are great for knowing how to handle clothing. You may not want to mix your whites with your colors… or your delicates with your cottons. Not with humans though. […]

NETFLIX’S BLACK MIRROR

Unless you’re still carrying a flip-phone or living the Amish life, everyone is carrying a little Black Mirror on their person every day. Even though Black Mirror seems to be set in the future, this truth makes the show so fucking relatable. And I for one am obsessed.. even if every episode terrifies me a […]

No Kidding-

‘Once upon a time on Tinder in Las Vegas’ As told by Khalilah Yasmin Once upon a time in Las Vegas, I met someone on a dating app that happened to know a couple of people I knew. It took me 5 months from the initial match to meet him in person because dating apps […]