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The One-Way Rain: Book Review

  The One-Way Rain, a novel by Cathy Jacobowitz The synopsis reads on...

Games Diva Play

  A journalist, a model, and a basketball wife walk into a bar and a...

The Corporation: A New Comic Series

  One deadly woman. One masochistic man. She\’s hired to kill,...

Somewhere I Belong

  I’ve loved anime ever since I watched Sailor Moon in the late...

Dreams of a Black Nerdy Nomad

    If you’ve ever watched The Wizard of Oz, you know the first...

BGN Girl: Carmin Karasic

  I’ve been a lone black geekgirl since the 1980s.  I was the...

House Hunting and the Dating Break Through

There is that now iconic moment in Sex in the City where Charlotte York has...

My Body, My Choice: The Life of Celibacy

  No sex until you get married? Why would you want to do that? How can...

Somewhere I Belong

  I’ve loved anime ever since I watched Sailor Moon in the late...

Swedish African Goth: Sa’ra Charismata

Sometimes a new voice comes along with a positively critical message. And...

Dark Love IV: The Outer Limits

  After a not-so-brief interruption, my homage to old-school...

NPR’s State of the Re:Union Host Combines Talent for Storytelling with Compelling Art

  Imperfect: The Five Faces of Eve is a four-issue, limited series...

6 Tips to Help Get You Out of a Workout Rut

Guess what? Summer is officially here, and you know what that means:...

The Real Super Mutants Among Us

  Humans are around 99.9% genetically identical. This means that a mere .1%...

How Are Your Healthy Resolutions Going?

2014 is already 4 months in – how are you doing with your health and...

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Comic Girl Spotlight: Crimson Avenger

  Real Name: Jill Carlyle Alias: Crimson Avenger Publisher: DC...

Comic Girl Spotlight: Butterfly

Real Name: Marian Michaels Alias: Butterfly Publisher: Skywald...

How To Survive Comic Con…If You Don’t Read Comic Books

Yes I know that seems weird “A.V. why would you go to a comic book...

Year One (Almost) Completed

Come August, I will have been in Asia for one year.  My life will never be...

Nicole Beharie As Monica Rambeau Giveaway!

  Courtesy of NicoleBeharieFans.com and TheVisibilityProject.com we...

The Storm Within: How Ororo Munroe went from BGN icon to on-screen disappointment (Part Two)

Earlier this year, a friend of mine posted this on Facebook: “Marvel...

In Case You Missed It…Decepticomics Part 2 5/18/14

Dillon Stevenson performed stand-up at New York Comedy Club, Broadway...

In Case You Missed It…Science Podcast w/ Shareef Jackson & Danielle Lee 5/11/14

We will have guests Shareef Jackson and Danielle Lee discuss all things...

In Case You Missed It…BGN Podcast AfroFuturist Affair 4/20/14

The show will answer the question what exactly is AfroFuturism from the...

More (Not So Fun) Adventures in Dating

I swear, every time I embark on a new dating situation, I get an adventure....

My Body, My Choice: The Life of Celibacy

  No sex until you get married? Why would you want to do that? How can...

The Awkward, Black Boy Nerd and Why He Deserves a Chance

Gawker recently published an article by Ernest Baker titled, “The Reality...