It's all I've been hearing lately. From friends and family to colleagues, and ya best belief my therapist; they all resonate the same message — don't play with peace of mind. Peace of mind is a weird thing. For me, it's weird for a lot of reasons.
A brief write up with a link at the end to Childish Gambino's video for, "This Is America".
You all know what I'm talking about. For whatever reason, there's that one song in your daily arsenal that, for lack of a better phrase, kicks your ass.
Got a new lens and have been playing around with it to figure it out. Being who I am (a complete and total music enthusiast), what better way to play than by shooting some live music in my very own city? Check some of the photos out here, and stick around for awhile, won't ya?
The sound of music will never get old. The battling between drums and vocals, the cohesion between guitar chords and the banging of a tambourine in between; these are the things that I'll never take for granted. Because of music, we've all been in love, had our hearts broken to then be pieced back together... Continue Reading →
and what's real is Chance The Rapper. Now, don't get discouraged because you're not a rap or hip-hop fan. That has yet to deter anyone I know from liking Chance. Why? Because he's real, that's why. He doesn't rap about the club, or women in a degrading way. He raps about his life, his struggles,... Continue Reading →
Sometimes there are collaborations that don't work out. Sometimes there are collaborations that get radio play. Then sometimes, there are collaborations that happen on the MTV VMAs Stage that are truly of epic and raw proportions. This performance was one of them, and it was a nice glimpse back in time to the MTV of... Continue Reading →
People—it's time to get real. Life is hard, and no one can deny that; no one would dare to try. But having a hard time and struggling with mental health are not one in the same.One is not valid while the other is a made up, imaginary cry for attention. It's time to talk mental... Continue Reading →
No but really...The sun nearly killed this shoot for me, and if it had been about 6 months ago, I would've had no idea how to maneuver around this roadblock of disappointment and shattered dreams that some people like to call, "the sun". However, being the highly adaptive (and too internet savvy) person that I am,... Continue Reading →