BELIEVE IT : Curtis McCann, A young chef with a belief, a vision, and a recipe for success!

“No one will believe in you like yourself.” A quote by McCann It all started with a Catered by Curtis. A blossoming new business created by an ambitious entrepreneur. It was the brainchild of Curtis McCann. This skilled food artist would make waves with his tasty food and professional service. His Sunday Soul series wasContinue reading “BELIEVE IT : Curtis McCann, A young chef with a belief, a vision, and a recipe for success!”

BLACK QUEER ST. LOUIS and BLACK LGBTQ FOLX you should know !

Black LGBTQ St. Louis is powerful and plenty. It is rich in creative, visual, and performing arts, and full of empowerment and inspiration for us all. It is home to a competitive Drag pageant community and a talented ballroom, vogue scene. Long lasting pageants like Mr and Miss Missouri State, Fannies, Cosmopolitan and premier ballsContinue reading “BLACK QUEER ST. LOUIS and BLACK LGBTQ FOLX you should know !”

THE HUMMINGBIRD OF BALLROOM : A quick look into the Iconic voice Legendary Kevin JZ Prodigy .. “Ranika” if your nasty!

There’s much that can be said about one of the most eclectic voices in Ballroom. But nothing more factual and true that it is one of the most distinct sounds most of us have ever heard. Sounds that became a part of a community’s language. Like their predecessor the voice of the Ballroom nation SelvinContinue reading “THE HUMMINGBIRD OF BALLROOM : A quick look into the Iconic voice Legendary Kevin JZ Prodigy .. “Ranika” if your nasty!”

FAST FIVE with Activist and Artist Miyonnee Sateek Hickman

Who is MIYONNEE and what does that name mean to you? Miyonnee: Miyonnee is a unique person just trying to make it! An artist, an advocate, a beautiful black Transgender goddess! What my name means to me is beauty, confidence, and strength! If you could have any superpower what would it be? Miyonnee: If IContinue reading “FAST FIVE with Activist and Artist Miyonnee Sateek Hickman”

They were NEVER INVISIBLE, you just needed to Open your Eyes & Believe them! – Maven Lee

They say today is Trans day of Visibility….. And I get that. But for me… at least in the greatest days of my life they are valuable everyday. I see them. I love them. I appreciate them. And I’m inspired by them. These womxn and men of Trans experiences have completely reshaped how I seeContinue reading “They were NEVER INVISIBLE, you just needed to Open your Eyes & Believe them! – Maven Lee”

THE REINTRODUCTION OF MICHAEL REVLON : “My de-transition changed my life” A brief sit down with ballroom Legend Michael Revlon

I’m enamored by the transparency and bravery of this man. Gender expression and identity to some people is always more challenging than it supposed to be. It’s disappointingly difficult for some to allow folx to live their truths. And this is especially true for those that we assume it’s our business to understand in orderContinue reading “THE REINTRODUCTION OF MICHAEL REVLON : “My de-transition changed my life” A brief sit down with ballroom Legend Michael Revlon”

LIL NAS X we deem you The Iconic King Nas X by Maven Lee

Last night will go down in history as the day a black queer man successfully empowered, changed, slapped, and said HELLO to the world all at once. We were privileged to a short film shorter than a short film. And we still got everything we needed. A storyline from start to finish. And oh wasContinue reading “LIL NAS X we deem you The Iconic King Nas X by Maven Lee”

Entrepreneur Maven Lee creates new Ballroom Experience for St. Louis

For some folks August 21st isn’t coming fast enough. The people in the city are excited for the new ball experience called ONE NIGHT ONLY . This is one of the biggest balls the city has seen in years. There will be everything from food vendors to community organizations setting up tables. The event hopesContinue reading “Entrepreneur Maven Lee creates new Ballroom Experience for St. Louis”

THINGS TO DO WHEN LIVING SINGLE !

THINGS TO DO WHEN LIVING SINGLE 🌻 • Learn Yourself• Explore More• Get creative• Make Mistakes• Love your own company• Learn accountability• Create personal stability• Release the spirit of Chasing Folx• Develop, maintain, & protect standards• Become the energy you want to attract• Frame the focus on Haves not Have nots• Set, reinforce, & appreciateContinue reading “THINGS TO DO WHEN LIVING SINGLE !”

The Juice with Maven Lee : “From Bars to Ballroom”-an interview with with Vance Supreme Moncler

In your own words WHO IS VANCE and how did your story began in Ballroom? I grew up as a poor kid on the south side of Chicago. I was the oldest of 4. I struggled very early taking care of my younger siblings, because my parents were drug addicts. At roughly 16, I metContinue reading “The Juice with Maven Lee : “From Bars to Ballroom”-an interview with with Vance Supreme Moncler”