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StartingBloc: Thoughts from an Alum

Often in my journey, I am asked my opinion on different experiences, affiliations, and networks that other young changemakers are pursuing. Recently, I was asked about my opinion on StartingBloc, an innovation fellowship that gathers “entrepreneurs, activists, educators, and  innovators working to create change” and connects them to “tribe” to help them access

Re: Project Management Tools

I really love it when friends, colleagues, and others in my life ask me about productivity and management tools that I use for projects, ventures, and ideas I engage. One of my great social changemaking friends sent  the following request to a group of which we are both members:

Hey team!

Filing Taxes & Overcoming Trauma from 2014

I finally finished filing my taxes. It’s taken 11 hours over the span of 4 Sunday afternoons.

Filing my stolen car ($6K wreck value), $4K in hospital/medical expenses, $#K in Ferguson-related donations, and more made me reflect on this past year, especially the second half of it. June-Dec of 2014 brought me a

Vlog: Almost a Day 01 | Feb 2015

“Almost a Day” is a new series on my YouTube channel where I attempt to vlog one full day each month to share the creative opportunities, events, and happenings that I get to engage.

On this February day, I document a photoshoot with Faces of the Movement, judge an art show

10 Days of Faces

Today is the 10th day of faces for the Faces of the Movement project, and after 4,000+ reblogs, 179 tweets, 1,300+ Twitter followers, and 180+ Instagram friends this week, this project is here to stay.

I joined to design this project after organizer, Charles Wade of Operation Help or Hush, reached