Issa’s “Insecure” ended. Michaela’s new series is the next go-to!

Dear readers, Yesterday night Issa Rae left our screens with a big plot twist on Insecure. Lawrence seemed to have gotten his behavior and mind altogether, but life got in the middle of his love bubble with Issa in it. Even though I'm team Nathan - is it the eyes? is it his low deep …

MyCrynicles by Juvenile Studio: the web series we all need it to catch up on

Dear readers, Scouting talents should be my second job, if not my first one. I want to share with you a new web-series I've found on Twitter a couple of months ago during quarantine: Sierra McKie's MyCrynicles. Before I do that, allow me to write a preamble. One thing I'm scared of and I really …

Being the new and fresh Black Carrie Bradshaw: a conversation with Jamé Jackson

Dear readers, We don't need only and exclusively social protests, political movements or even a whole month to remind us what a wonderful thing is having a Black heritage. African-American culture and African descendent traditions should be celebrated and considered everyday. Western societies - especially the USA - should recognize celebrations like Black History Month, …

How to give people answers that stand out

Dear readers, I hope you're feeling good, but at the same time I wish you were a bit concerned with what's going on in the world. With the excuse of the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the white guilt that it's being highlighted more and more these days, people are sharping acute observations regarding the state of …

Issa and Molly from Insecure are a mirror of some of my college friendships

Dear readers, I've caught up with HBO's series Insecure, by Issa Rae. I must admit that my friends were right in telling me to get on it, because Issa's adventures are pretty much some kind of material I can get along with. Insecure is the story of an African American millennial named Issa who lives …

#blackAF: is it good because it’s black?

Dear readers, This week Netflix launched a new series called #blackAF by American screenwriter and producer Kenya Barris, with Rashida Jones as an actress and executive producer in the joint, as Spike Lee would say. https://www.instagram.com/p/B_EqQQfJ-0M/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link I was curious to watch this show because of Rashida Jones, daughter of Quincy Jones. She's a biracial American …

Netflix shows creatives and fashion journalists should watch

Dear readers, We're told that we got time, right? Quarantine got us stuck in our homes with our families, roommates, friends, partners, pets or by ourself. And in times like this, it is imperative to feel yourself at most ease with whoever you're surrounded by, even if it's just yourself. For those who don't know …