Shadow Spotlight: Three Black Contemporary Artists Already Rising

February 12 / 18 Hey! Hope everyone had a great weekend. A new week is beginning so let’s start off with Shadow Spotlight. Black History Month is here and this month we are going to be putting the spotlight on Black Contemporary Artists that have been on the rise. Again, I rather let the work do the talking…   Nathaniel Mary Quinn Here is a guy that went through a lot, but that didn’t stop him to achieve the goals he wanted to reach in life. In this interview below, Quinn talks about how his family abandoned him and how he … Continue reading Shadow Spotlight: Three Black Contemporary Artists Already Rising

Black History Focus: Octavia Butler

February 6 / 18 Morning everybody! As I’ve stated, Shadowboxerinc is celebrating Black History Month by putting together a collective group of people who have put a creative mark. Today we have the late Octavia Butler. I discovered her works sometime last year. Now I’m beginning to know a bit more about this legendary gem of a storyteller. Here is a small snippet from Goodreads about this writer… Octavia Estelle Butler was an American science fiction writer, one of the best-known among the few African-American women in the field. She won both Hugo and Nebula awards. In 1995, she became the … Continue reading Black History Focus: Octavia Butler

New Music for February 2018

February 5 / 18 Hello and Good Morning! Yes, it’s new music. Justin Timberlake, Tyga, Son Lux, and many others have release dates for their upcoming albums. Timberlake’s new album has already been released. Take a look at what this month has in store… Credit source: Metacritic Feb 4, 2018 Always Ascending Damned Devotion Sleepwalkers Transangelic Exodus Feb 11, 2018 Last Night All My Dreams Came True Room Inside the World Twin Fantasy Feb 18, 2018 Widdershins   9 FEBRUARY 2018 Brian Fallon Sleepwalkers [Of Gaslight Anthem] Dashboard Confessional Crooked Shadows David Duchovny Every Third Thought Franz Ferdinand Always Ascending … Continue reading New Music for February 2018

Editor’s Note February 2018

February 1 / 18 Vol 6 / #2 Hello February! This month will be busy. We’ll be focusing on in the creativity of love and let’s not forget…it’s Black History Month so you’ll see creativity in African-American culture. It will be a packed filled fun month! Association of Writer’s & Writers Conference & Bookfair 2018 will be here soon, so I’m already on the look out for this event, also trying to find out about any updates for the AWP Conference & Bookfair, then Artexpo New York, photography contests, and a lot more. This month is slightly short with new … Continue reading Editor’s Note February 2018