Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Politicon Is A Thing, and I'm Going

ReadytoMingle Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles

Politics are personal. Politics are how our values are reflected on a global platform. Calling politics a game is an insulting misnomer that undercuts the very real and lasting impact the decisions of a few powerful people have on everyone else. So, naturally, there is a comic con for politics that takes place in California. It brings the movers and shakers of American political punditry ... ... more

Once upon a time

DeNaye Alston Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles

I realized I forced myself to live in a reality A reality that I made up in my head So it was fiction. I arrogantly created- Such a fictitious world… I lived a decade thinking: what we cultivated was Real. Constantly, I went back- comparing, contrasting, reliving those false moments hoping and praying I would come across that touch. My world that I created was hit with truth: We ... ... more

The invisible woman

DeNaye Alston Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles

Black culture is killing black women slowly. So slow you don't realized you are been devoured from the inside out. I can hardly breathe as I write this because the pain I have been conditioned to feel has become my comfort. To express your feelings, you are bitter and angry.... to speak out against mistreatment by your own community you are feeding white supermacy and driving a wedge in the ... ... more