Category: Friends

Back in August, South Florida hip-hop duo The Vagabonds opened for Def Jam’s very own Big K.R.I.T. at the Ritz Ybor in Tampa’s historic Ybor City district. In the above video, Vagabonds MC/producer E.R. recaps the group’s experience performing with K.R.I.T., as well as other artists such as Big Sant, Tito Lopez, and Casey Veggies. [...]

As you should know by now, last night was Fashion’s Night Out 2012, and as part of that, I attended the exclusive launch of the Atelier Swarovski Autumn/Winter 2012 collection at luxury department store Henri Bendel in New York City. I was invited by Christopher Northrup, publicist extraordinaire and founder of CNPR Public Relations, and [...]

Last night, some friends and I went out, got drunk, then trekked over to Momofuku Noodle Bar in East Village for some late night eats. The menu had a lot to choose from, but since we still wanted to keep the good times a’coming, we first asked for a carafe of sake. Not sure what [...]

Short film The Bluest Note will make its world premiere at the Urbanworld film festival this month. The film stars my buddy Len Xiang and was directed by Marques Green. The film, which was funded in full by a successful Kickstarter campaign, tells the story of Tony Mann (Xiang), a famous singer in the twilight [...]

My Cocoasis sister and fellow writer Danielle Gilyot has just published her latest short story When the Bough Breaks in Specter Literary Magazine. Check out the excerpt below. Nadine took the money out of their savings account that morning without telling her boyfriend. 300 dollars. Gabe would have a fit. Half-running down Magazine Street because New [...]

Take a look at my photo in the sidebar. I know you see it. I look good, don’t I? That’s because I was photographed by one of the most talented individuals to ever touch a camera, Mr. Sean Toussaint. Unfortunately, tragedy struck my good friend a few weeks back and Sean was robbed of all [...]

Hello, Dear Readers, I need a favor. Please take a moment out of your day to vote for my good friend Kelly Jospehs in Yoga Journal‘s Talent Search. The top 5 winners will receive a $250 gift certificate to Athleta and be given a chance to be featured in Yoga Journal magazine. “Yoga is my sanctuary [...]