Griots Republic

That Funky Cold Edema

Let’s discuss travel. It’s become one of my most favorite past times with my hubby and a great way to relax and release, although I had a slight fear of flying.... Read More...
WONDERFRUIT FESTIVAL

Blogger Profile

WONDERFRUIT FESTIVAL: HIPPEST FESTIVAL IN ASIA! Wonderfruit, is an international Music & Arts Festival set in Thailand's backpacker heartland Siam Cou... Read More...
James Odetunde Creator of Pointstream

Travel App Beginnings

My best ideas often come in the middle of the night, early hours of morning or while I'm in the air. On this particular day that I concocted the idea for PointS... Read More...

SPECIAL ED

JANUARY 2016 - ISSUE 01 - IDENTITY Edward “Special Ed” Archer is an American Rapper who enjoyed incredible success in 1989 with hit singles like I Got It Made ... Read More...

DOMINIQUE CHRISTINA

JANUARY 2016 - ISSUE 01 - IDENTITY Dominique Christina is an award-winning writer, performer, educator, and activist. She holds five national poetry slam title... Read More...

CAMILLA HAWTHORNE

JANUARY 2016 - ISSUE 01 - IDENTITY Camilla Hawthorne is a Ph.D. student in U.C. Berkeley's geography program, with a designated emphasis in Science and Technol... Read More...

TATIANA EL-KHOURI

JANUARY 2016 - ISSUE 01 - IDENTITY Tatiana El-Khouri is an Artist/ Visual Storyteller and Philanthropist. Fueled by creativity, she helps tell your Visual Stor... Read More...
Plate full of food

My Life on a Plate

A CULINARY JOURNEY AROUND THE WORLD A weekend of cooking and reading and here's a review of my favorite recipes from Kelis Rogers' "My Life on A Plate." By R... Read More...

Archivists Note

From Brazilian Favelas to the streets of Brooklyn and over to the front lines of conflict, this issue celebrates identity and community and the many ways they a... Read More...
Musu Speaks

Musu Speaks

An introduction to child marriage At 14 yeas old, her family told her she was to be married to a man of 27. A patriarchal society, Gambian fathers and uncles m... Read More...
Journey

Life Limb Lens

A Soldier's Journey It usually occurs at the oddest hour of the day. You’ve spent the last eight hours of your life waiting to board a plane intended for a for... Read More...
Islam

Islam in the Slums

At approximately 9 pm in a favela, an urban slum south of Sao Paulo, I was walking with few of my hosts to buy meat from the butcher. I was filled with that sen... Read More...

Galapagos Island

A Family Adventure Penguins darted like torpedoes between boats moored in clear blue water. Barking sea lions jostled for the best seat on the pier's benches. ... Read More...