IKYFL

On January 6, 2021, white domestic terrorist attacked the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. in a response to former President Donald Trump officially losing the 2020 election. And they did so, damn near unharmed! The world watched as the hoodlums rushed beyond the “peaceful protest” barriers, past armed officers (who apparently learned not to kill […]

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Black Santa

Happy TJTuesday! ⁠Ok so fun fact about how I found out who Santa REALLY was…⁠⁠Santa’s always been black for me lol ⁠One day my momma and I went to go pick my uncle up from Redbird mall in Dallas. Every time we went to pick him up, he always had this duffle bag with him. […]

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Jones’in

“When people say that romance is dead, nah. They’ve just exhausted the possibility” Nina Mosely and Darius Lovehall😍 catching a Love Jones in Chicago. Did I also mention it’s my favorite movie of all time🥰 I mean how could you not love it?!  The poetry, the passion, the realism! Also, hands down one of the best […]

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News Flash!

Did you know, you don’t have to be a part of a bigger organization to give back to your community? You. Yes, just you can be a single individual and make a impact in your local neighborhood. I personally figured this out because many organizations cause you to attend regular meetings and there’s heirachy and […]

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Make It Happen

When the Rona first occurred, like many of you, I had no idea what would happen next. I spent so much time in my room that I started to get edgy and lack all motivation to work on my day job let alone my brand. My therapist recommended a few tips such as: Open all […]

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Election Day!

Happy #TJTuesday guys! It’s NO-vember 3rd so you already know where this sentence is going huh? The world is more divided today than they were when they announced the OJ verdict in 95’. If you have not already, today is your last day to VOTE! If you have not already, today is your last day […]

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*MELANIN MIC MERCH*

The people have asked and your girl has delivered. I appreciate those of you who have been waiting patiently for the launch and for the newbies, WELCOME! Go ahead and purchase your favorite crew neck of the season from our Crew Love Collection. Dress it up or dress it down. Ladies get a gift for […]

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Let’s Go Live!!

What’s up #MelaninMic fam! Happy #TJTuesday! Today! October 6, 2020, at 7:30 P.M. CST you can catch your host, Tanae J on her Instagram Live (@tanaej on IG) as she #SparksTheConversation with Houston entrepreneur Tyler Dogget, owner of Imperium Brims. They will discuss Tyler’s adventures in entrepreneurship, life as a socialite and host, the effects […]

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No Filter

Happy #TJTuesday peeps! It’s a beautiful day to be Black. But isn’t everyday? Or at least it should be. In our community, we wear our skin color with pride. Often times that can be hard seeing as how are parents not only have to sculpt our minds to be strong enough to ward off any […]

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Keep The Faith

Wake up. Wake up. Wake up. It’s the first of the monthhh!!! The rent may me due and we’re still in the middle of a pandemic but there are things to be grateful for. The constant death of our hero’s (RIP CHADWICK BOSEMAN), murder of the innocent and disrespect for our culture could have any […]

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