Chicago Ideas Week 2017 Inspires Bold and Positive Conversations

One thing I pride myself on is my ability to come up with ideas. In fact, if you were to rummage through my work bag or purse, you’re bound to find a small notebook or journal of some sort, filled with ideas. They range from the well thought out, to those random ones that make absolutely no sense to anyone else but me. The truth … Continue reading Chicago Ideas Week 2017 Inspires Bold and Positive Conversations

My Bolder Sister Chat with Director Morgan Dameron on New Film, Different Flowers

I’ve always been one of those people who values the art of storytelling. I require every book I read and movie I watch to stir up some sort of emotion within me. Basically, I want to be moved. Whether it’s through tears, laughter, or even sometimes anger, I need those ending credits to role with me in some sort of space that differed from the … Continue reading My Bolder Sister Chat with Director Morgan Dameron on New Film, Different Flowers

Warning! Sisters in motion (Poem)

By Nannette Banks Warning! Sisters in motion Watch out y’all here they come don’t you see them with their back straight their heads held high and their stride long lean and moving them forward don’t you see the black rainbow coming towards you no no no don’t be afraid of the showers that follow because they are the showers from their Spirit  they are the … Continue reading Warning! Sisters in motion (Poem)

A Bolder Sister for the Cause: Karina Delgadillo a truth® tour rider

There’s nothing bolder than standing up for a cause you believe in. This is one reason I love the conversation I recently had with Karina Delgadillo. Karina is a truth® tour rider. truth® is the longest running national youth tobacco prevention campaign, and its crew of tour riders, including Karina, are on the road for their 18th summer on the Vans Warped Tour. The Riders … Continue reading A Bolder Sister for the Cause: Karina Delgadillo a truth® tour rider