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, …

The breakfast of a journalist, an aspiring journalist

Dear readers, In order to be a dedicated journalist, your eyes must be attracted to everything and your ears should catch every beat of information that is around you. Sure, you can skim and choose what's important for you to focus on, because news is just like what we eat: there's junk food, fake food, …

Fashion On The Beat: the idea, the podcast, the book!

Dear readers, March is coming to its end, but it's closing with a new beginning: my book, Fashion On The Beat, is on its way to publication. Many creatives are releasing their content and dropping their merchandise, and my book is one of those products, coming from a creative like me. https://www.instagram.com/p/B-Lv7jolBH1/ Fashion on the …

Questa e’ l’America – This is America

Dear readers, this post is gonna be different. I will write a review both in English and Italian on Francesco Costa's book "Questa e' l'America" (translated "This is America"). I have a deep admiration towards this Italian journalist, whose narrative and point of views are in service of a particular and secular nation like Italy. …

“You Are Here” by Thich Nhat Hanh: a book for the creative folks

Dear readers, I love reading and I'm an avid reader, but I'm also a slow reader. I like to take time while enjoying my books. Depending on what moment of my life I'm living, I find reading the most suitable and easiest therapy, an economical one too. Reading "You Are Here" by Vietnamese Thich Nhat …

I woke up with a visual gift from Vogue Italia

Dear readers, Fashion Week in NYC has already begun and many fashion houses and companies have showcased their products and collections. I'm both excited and curious to get to know what this week has in store for the industry. Journalism will be affected too, because new reports and narratives will be told within the fashion …

1619 instead of 1776: Nikole Hannah-Jones in building a legacy in American history

Dear readers, Investigative journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones hosted a panel at Hofstra University the third day of Black History month. Founder and curator of The 1619 Project, Hannah-Jones spoke to a crowd of high schoolers, college students, parents, instructors, and professors, covering social issues, laws, and cultural factors that are hardly discussed and credited in both …

Social media and networking: Nandi’s and Leah’s event at Kind Regards

Dear readers, Remember the time I shared with you guys the ways I use social media, especially Twitter? Well, it seems incredible to even type these words, but Twitter did its magic and put me in touch with some wonderful souls yesterday night. Last evening, Houston native Nandi Howard hosted a networking event at Kind …