5 Lessons My Cats Taught Me About Love

5 Lessons My Cats Taught Me About Love
By Dawgelene (Dr. Dawj) Sangster There are lessons to be learned in every situation. It doesn’t matter who you are, or where you come from, you can learn something from the cat’s meow. I have loved cats my whole life and at one point, had about 12 cats around the house. It was something in... Read more »

When the Side Chick Has a Baby

When the Side Chick Has a Baby
When Being the Side Chick Goes Wrong By Shemeka Michelle Side chicks have been around since the beginning of time. Some women even claim to have found glory in being number two. My story however is a little different. As a side chick I wasn’t wined and dined or taken on any expensive shopping trips.... Read more »

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up
By Gina B. I’ve known several couples who have fallen into what I call Circumstantial Shacking.   I’ve done it, and I’ve vowed never to do it again.   There are several seemingly rational reasons for cohabitation: We’re together every day – we might as well live together. I’m sick of traveling back and forth to his... Read more »
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Three Things You Must Do to Build an Authentic Brand

Three Things You Must Do to Build an Authentic Brand
A Busy Woman’s Guide to Building an Authentic Brand By Jean Usen Who are you behind the glossy business cards and neatly arranged website? What does your business stand for? In a world of super-brands like Coca-Cola, McDonalds and Geico you may be doubting your ability to stand out among the fray. Nelson Jackson says... Read more »

A Man Reveals: Are You His Starter Chick or a Benchwarmer?

A Man Reveals: Are You His Starter Chick or a Benchwarmer?
Are You His Starter or A Benchwarmer?: One Thing Single Ladies Must Know By J. Shawn Durham I remember it oh too well. In my reckless days, Homegirl was just a hookup to me. Strangely, we became friends during our dalliances. But that’s all we were gonna be: Friends with benefits as I never projected... Read more »

Meet the Cast: The Black Social Network at Chicago State

Meet the Cast: The Black Social Network at Chicago State
You’re invited to attend this FREE  Interactive Social Media Theater Experience at Chicago State University’s Breakey Theatre on Tuesday September 23, 2014 at 7 p.m.  An official event of Social Media Week Chicago,  The Black Social Network Play is an artistic performance that demonstrates the impact of solid social media strategy on business and the... Read more »
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Ray Rice Knocked Her Out--and THEN She Married Him

Ray Rice Knocked Her Out--and THEN She Married Him
By A Comeaux It used to be fun when I wrote: For Love or Money… Marry, Stay, Date, heck it’s all relative! Love and Money are two paramount factors in relationships. Listening to people converse over why one is more important or why without both the love ship would sink was pure entertainment to me.... Read more »

Ladies Beware: Baby Boys are Making a Comeback

Ladies Beware: Baby Boys are Making a Comeback
Attack of the Baby Boys…aka GMB’s (Grown Men Babies): By Devin Miller Before I get there, let me start by saying, I am not condemning any individuals who have fell on hard times, or who are putting forth strong effort and not receiving results, this is not for you. Don’t give up, you are awesome. ... Read more »

Ladies, Please LIE About Your Number of Sex Partners

Ladies, Please LIE About Your Number of Sex Partners
By Gina B. I’m normally an unwavering proponent of honesty.  To a fault.  But even I must admit that there are certain questions that, if answered honestly, will not produce good results.    Men, you know that if a woman asks you if she looks fat, the answer is “no.” Unequivocally. Even if she looks... Read more »
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Joan Rivers: 10 Funniest One-Liners

1. It's so long since I've had sex I've forgotten who ties up who.
By Zondra Hughes “I succeeded by saying what everyone else is thinking,” the late comic Joan Rivers famously said, and she was right. Bossy, brassy and unconventional, we are compelled to say goodbye to this legend with her own humor. Here are our 10 funniest one liners from Joan Rivers. What’s your favorite Joan Rivers... Read more »