Mental illness in the African American community has been a growing concern as many continue to suffer in silence. Mental illness has often been equated with weakness, forcing some to hide their issues, or try to overcome them alone. That stigma still exists today.
Cyrus Webb has been active in the arts since 1999. He has hosted art shows and poetry readings around the United States while also building the Conversations brand. Today, Conversations includes a daily radio show, magazine and nationally-recognized book club.
The last independent bookstore in Bronx, New York, Books In The Hood, followed in the footsteps of the much larger Borders conglomerate and closed its doors in December 2011. With the new digital era, real brick and mortar bookstores were becoming obsolete. The reality...
On December 15, 2016, Ask Auntie debuted on CentricTV.com, following its original premiere on YouTube earlier that year. Ask Auntie steadily gained momentum as viewers tuned in to hear the candid, and oftentimes comical, advice of Aunties Landa, Fran, and Wendy.