Episode six preview

ISSN 2476 – 1753 (online) Go to break one | break two | break three View the cover art Outside of its half million residents, most people are surprised to learn that the District of Columbia is just a tiny piece of greenery housed between the commonwealth of Virginia and the free state of Maryland. Nevertheless, over 20 million people come here every year just …

Episode five preview

ISSN 2476 – 1753 (online) Go to break one | break two | break three View the cover art I met a woman in a small New York style bodega, who made it her priority to tell me—no, warn me—about Mercury turning retrograde. The planet that controls our communication, she explained, appears to stop in its tracks and move backward, taking everything that’s not nailed …

Episode four preview

ISSN 2476 – 1753 (online) Go to break one | break two | break three View the cover art In a city known explicitly for politics, no one was more politically in tune than Francine Donohue. The enterprising wife of a Maryland State Senator was an empty nester, who’d struck gold with a social community website geared toward female movers and shakers called, “The She-ro …

Episode three preview

ISSN 2476 – 1753 (online) Go to break one | break two | break three View the cover art In basketball, the team plays two guards, a center, and two forwards. In baseball, it’s three outfielders, four infielders, a catcher, and a pitcher. In football, there’re 11 on offense, 11 on defense, and 11 on special teams. In music, the team is made up quite …

OM&M: Poised for greatness

Humble beginnings doesn’t begin to describe the journey of the burgeoning multimedia franchise, Of Music and Men, and it’s steadily trekking toward its full potential. Of Music and Men is the story of a kid from DC struggling to build an indie record label. Kenya Shaw is a chronically single, young entrepreneur navigating the country’s worst city for bachelorettes. Creator, Kayona Ebony Brown, plans for …

Episode two preview

ISSN 2476 – 1753 (online) Go to break one | break two | break three View the cover art I was barely a teenager when I decided what I wanted to be when I became a grown-up: the owner of my very own business. But what I didn’t know was that it would require doing a whole lot of things I don’t particularly want to …

Media release march

Award winning filmmaker releases music-centered novella series set in Nation’s Capitol WASHINGTON, DC, April, 2017 – Washington, DC-based multi-hyphenate artist, Kayona Ebony Brown, is building off the success of her award-winning short film, Of Music and Men, with the release of the novella series on April 13th. The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Washington City Paper all say that Washington, DC is …

Episode one preview

For Kenya Shaw, it’s been four years now trying to establish her independent record label from the basement of her father’s house, but when opportunities for commercial success finally appear tangible, she decides to detour from her original course with the hopes of getting her company to the next level. She soon discovers that planning success is futile.