A voice whispered from the depths of time:
“Hold on, be strong.”
She felt the energy as it filled her spirit, washing through her sadness, ringing it up like a cold towel.
She felt no relief, only understanding.
She glanced down at her wrist and pulled the blade back… Continue reading “Hold On, Be Strong” (Morning Fiction 5/7/2018)
The dreams we have, the ideas we imagine, are meant for exploring.
Every one of us has an opportunity to express ourselves, to share ourselves as honest and open as we can…in pursuit of truth.
Truth that gets provided by the emotions we experience, the lives we create, and the energy we receive from those we love… Continue reading A Reflection of Grief and Artistry
Each artist is given an opportunity to perform a song. If the crowd likes what they hear, the artist “Passes the Bar”, moving on to their next verse.
If the crowd is unimpressed, the artist must “Pass the Mic”.
At the end of each performance, a panel of judges gives feedback to each performer.
The video featured above is a short film I produced featuring the musical talents of our man P Suade. Continue reading P Suade (The Bar Exam)
Last October, Jennifer Ann Butler changed the direction of her website by taking a personal leap. She had written an essay, a personal piece about her battle with depression. Prior to publishing, Butler spoke of mostly spiritual, holistic topics… Rather than … Continue reading I Survived Myself
What if addiction, eating disorders, bi-polar, ADHD, anxiety, over eating, over-consumption of social media content, depression etc. were just symptoms of a deeper problem; an inability to disconnect from a world that keeps us contained within a box of labels … Continue reading An Introduction to Jennifer Ann Butler
We caught up with a young man who spent the last 11 years of his life in prison. Sentenced at 18 years old to a 30 year sentence, Dadge retreated into his mind, developing a mentality to combat the system … Continue reading Dadge Parrish: Nervous Intent
In prison, there is no such thing as “Jail House Rock”… Unless you make your own. Coming soon on “Inside the Minds Eye Podcast”- A conversation with Dadge Parrish aka #ForeverMusik Recently released from an 11 year bid in prison, … Continue reading The Science of Niggaz (Out, In, and Back Out)
A few weeks ago, we sat down with Dadge Parrish to have a conversation. We talked about life behind bars and how he developed mental toughness to combat an environment of sordid social pressures. We explored ideas of creativity … Continue reading Power Within: The Written Word
Coming soon on Inside the Minds Eye (The Podcast): A conversation with Dadge Parrish aka “Forever”. Recently released from an 11 year bid in prison, Forever is taking his voice to the stage, guiding ears and eyes to the truth … Continue reading An Introduction to Dadge Parrish aka Forever (Freestyle Free-Flow)
Chris Gregory lived his whole life wondering who his father was. 2 weeks before this conversation, they spoke for the first time. To catch up with Chris Gregory, check out the articles and videos we published last week leading up to this podcast: An Introduction to Chris Gregory Chris Gregory “Disparate Youth” Chris Gregory (Blood, Sweat, and Dedication) This is: Inside the Minds Eye w/ Chris Gregory Saavedra On Soundcloud: Inside the Minds Eye on Soundcloud On iTunes: Inside the Minds Eye on iTunes Continue reading Inside the Minds Eye w/ Chris Gregory