And I Quote

“The path of the One is made by many.” —The Oracle, The Matrix films Be it a social media post, an academic essay, a news article, or a novella, many of my readers know that I am very prone to include profound quotes in my work. A number of those quotes have guided me and … More And I Quote

Dispel: A Short Film Review

Over on OUTvoices I explain why the sci-fi short film Dispel is a game changer in terms of artistry, storytelling, Black triumph and Black Excellence. I also take a moment to give praise honor and glory to Perfection herself: The Goddess known as Gina Torres. And now our feature presentation….

The Best Films of 2019

Looking for some great films to watch? Well you’re in luck. It’s that time again where I list the top films of the past year. The selections this year were a bit anemic but the ones chosen certainly stood out. For a film to be selected for this list, it has to pass my Media … More The Best Films of 2019

For The Movies: An Interview With Indie Filmmaker Robert S. Evans

So for the past few months I’ve been working on a few projects, one of which I’m excited and humbled to finally announce. Making my debut over at 30 Up, today I sit down with one of my oldest and dearest friends, Independent Filmmaker Robert S. Evans and get his thoughts on everything from pursuing … More For The Movies: An Interview With Indie Filmmaker Robert S. Evans


“Come with every wound and every man you’ve ever loved; every lie you’ve ever told and whatever it is that keeps you up at night. Every mouth you’ve punched in, all the blood you’ve ever tasted. Come with every enemy you’ve ever made and all the family you’ve ever buried and every dirty thing you’ve … More Epiphany

The Best Films of 2018

2018 was definitely the year of #BlackExcellence on the big screen. A phenomenon transpired with the release of one specific film and in conjunction with other movies resulted in a cultural shift that will continue to shape the entertainment, social, political, planetary landscape for years to come. 2018 was a reminder why representation matters and … More The Best Films of 2018