Proud Out Loud: Slam and Showcase for Philly Black Pride.

Philadelphia, PA. We all need a little POET-herapy! Check out this dope event by Queen Phierce, highlighting Black, Queer, Artists during Philly Black Pride Weekend! The Info. Date: Friday, April 29th, 7-11PM Sign–ups: Performers receive a discount code. Must sign up to receive. There is a cash prize for Slam! Sponsorship Info Vending is $40.Continue reading “Proud Out Loud: Slam and Showcase for Philly Black Pride.”

Sensuality & Mental Health: Love Thy Self Weekend 2022

A Sensual Weekend for Women to Gather + Cultivate + Celebrate their Sensuality. Love Thy Self Weekend is a two-day event that will feature Health & Sexual Wellness Educators, a variety of workshops curated to help attendees reconnect with their sensual side, Panel Discussions, LIVE Podcast Interviews, Virtual Art Exhibitions, and Entertainment designed to awaken yourContinue reading “Sensuality & Mental Health: Love Thy Self Weekend 2022”

DJ Honey Announced as Official DJ for Love Thy Self Event for Women in Philly.

Philadelphia, PA. Love Thy Self Weekend presents DJ Honey on Saturday, May 21st from 3-6PM to turn up the love and energy on site! Come vibe with us for a donation of your choice while you browse the vendors, enjoy mock/cocktails and build new connections. Joining us virtually? You can still “Party with Honey” in our virtual partyContinue reading “DJ Honey Announced as Official DJ for Love Thy Self Event for Women in Philly.”

Why WAP Makes ’em Mad.

TRIGGER WARNING: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REFERENCES We live in a world where girls and women are still not safe—especially in their homes. Indeed, Tracy Chapman’s famous song, Behind The Wall, tells an all too familiar narrative of what happens when neighbors are long-term witnesses to domestic violence.  True, the neighbors in Tracy’s song, like everywhere elseContinue reading “Why WAP Makes ’em Mad.”

Black is the New Boudoir.

It’s time to strip. It’s time to unravel, layer by layer, hundreds of years of institutionalized self-scrutiny, perverse concepts of one’s physical self, and the idea that we as people of color (POC) should strive to maintain our “decency” by way of not celebrating or exposing our bodies. Historically, POC have been hyper-sexualized in mainstream mediaContinue reading “Black is the New Boudoir.”