August 2010 - The Color Issue

By Lauren Wilder I’m a little nervous about this installment mainly because one isn’t suppose to expose certain things i.e. work which sometimes brings trouble later on.  However,  I have to say something, beat it into the ground, and most importantly vent. This should be safe since my

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August 2010 - The 4 Keys to Being Empowered By Your Image

  4 Keys to Being Empowerd by Your Image By Lisa Thomas Recently on a segment of Oprah, I saw two people sharing their shame of going out in public due to their appearance.  I’d heard this plaguing experience from a few women I know as well. It seems that image can be something to boa

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The Power of a Pretty Dress

August 2010 - The Power of a Pretty Dress

by Karyn L. Beach Billy Crystal, way back on his Saturday Night Live days, used to play a character called Fernando. His catch line was "When you look good, you feel good." It was a recurring character and was a consistently funny sketch. Yet, without being shallow, there is some truth to that.

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August 2010 - WILDER IN REAL LIFE: The First Place

By Lauren Wilder A year ago, I was sitting at home planning my move to Chicago.  All I could think about was that I was finally entering adult life.  Well, a year later I’m still working on that part. As you read this I’m looking around a concrete room with pastel walls strewn with noteb

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We The People Are Not Victims

August 2010 - We The People Are Not Victims

WE THE PEOPLE ARE NOT VICTIMS...TAKE THE TEETH FROM THE TIGER. By Rev. Lady Dannia Baty Copyright 2010 I won’t argue the fact that there are some big changes happening on our world but the fact is changes have been happening for a long time now and this is nothing new. While the wheels are t

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The Case for QWERTY

August 2010 - The Case for QWERTY

by Karyn L. Beach There is a common saying, often found on t-shirts and bumper stickers, it says, “S**t happens.” Yes, that does happen but so does something else that people regard in much the same way. Change. “Change happens.” People are creatures of habit. Children thrive when they

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August 2010 - About P3 Pearl Empress Joyner

Empress was born Erica Lateef Joyner in Charleston, South Carolina. Exposed to music early in life, she grew up singing and touring the country in The Gospel Music Workshop of America. As a teenager she performed throughout the Charleston area with a group of local rap artists. Her love for music co

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P3 Pearl Story - “Empowering Women to Break the Mode”

August 2010 - P3 Pearl Story – “Empowering Women to Break the Mode”

 By Lisa Thomas Speaking like a woman destined to blaze the crowd, I had the priviledge of being in the presence of Empress Joyner. Talk about passion blazing, she is a fire waiting to ignite at any moment to spread the vision of purpose with all others. Empress was born in South Carolina. Sh

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