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Staying Centred

So I was watching a Janelle Monae interview while waiting for a connecting flight at the Madrid international airport when she said something that struck home for me. 924 more words

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The First Kung-Fu Fighter

So I have sketched here a prehistoric Chinese (Huanxi) character named Huang Di who becomes the world’s first kung-fu fighter. Actually he develops his martial arts skills after slavers ship his teenage self off to Africa, where he escapes to the ancient kingdom of Zembwe (don’t Google that; I made it up) and trains to join their elite warriors’ ranks. 114 more words


Perseus to the Rescue

In Greek mythology, Perseus was a son of Zeus who became the first of the heroic demigods. He’s best known for lopping off Medusa’s head and starring in the… 135 more words



With all the things that have been going on in the black community for the past year, this video is defiantly a statement!  Kendrick Lamar dropped a visual for his new single “Alright” from his latest album “To Pimp A Butterfly”.  93 more words


Livin' the Pharaoh Life

Originally designed with tattoos in mind, this later evolved into something better suited for T-shirts or other clothing. The title was a tough call; I wanted something both Egyptian and hip-hop-sounding, so I settled on “livin’ the Pharaoh life” (“living the tomb life” might have sounded better, but it would be more appropriate for a mummy than a live subject). 28 more words


Samantha’s Story…My Story…

The Supreme Court of the United States has been particularly busy recently. Last week they legalized gay marriage and upheld the Affordable Care Act’s (Obamacare) subsidy provisions.  708 more words