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Kidnap Poem by Nikki Giovanni

ever been kidnapped by a poet if i were a poet i’d kidnap you put you in my phrases and meter you to jones beach or maybe coney island or maybe just to my house lyric you in lilacs dash …

Artist: William Hunt

William Hunt is a Bronx, NY based artist specializing in Urban Ethnic Art. He caught the art bug early, drawing graffiti and comic book characters in elementary school. William began his career as an artist in earnest in 1999 and …

Trinichi’s Blogazine | Vol.1, Issue 2 | October 2014

Art is for lovers. Many of us think of art as just that stuff we put up to make walls pretty. In truth, art is all around us, infused into every aspect of our lives from our music, to our …

Freedom Initiative

According to their website, “Freedom Initiative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization –whose campaign is to promote social awareness throughout the community. Its purpose is to address the needs of the human family, with a focus on the essential elements …

The Summer of Gods movie

The Summer of Gods is the type of film I wish were available in abundance. The 20 minute short film tells the story of a little girl who has magical experiences in the forests of her ancestral village in Brazil …

Poet, Sherrie QueensMind Jenkins

I’ve recently taken notice of this divinely talented sistar’s work. She is the type of poet whose words reach right up through to speak to your inner most being. Her no nonsense, unapologetically Black-centric speak may be an acquired taste …

Rock’n a Scarf

Ok. I was just looking through my newsfeed on FB one day and I happened to see this one post on Keepin it Curvy’s page. It’s a page dedicated to plus size fashion. I love it. The page admin had this post …

Learn Swahili

Hey Y’all. That’s how we say hello in countrybonics. Lol.. I’ve always wanted to learn other languages. Over the next few months, I’m going to introduce some simple tutorial videos to give us the basics on about 8 different languages. …

Books: Race Relations and Spirituality

Who wants to read a book with me? Recent cases of police brutality, white supremacy, racism, and Black solidarity seem to be hot topics of discussion. We should be careful about how intertwined we allow our Self to be in …

Heka Mutimedia

“Egyptian artwork on clothing for yourself and everyone you know. Wear what you think – Clothing with a message.” That’s the tagline on the website and it fits like a charm. Clothing is just the beginning with Heka Multimedia. Owner, …