Film favorite: Chico and Rita

I have a new favorite film. I love anything jazz culture. This animation incorporated all three!  Chico and Rita released in 2010 tells a tale of true love.    Directors Fernando Trueba and Javier Mariscal brought art to life with this film.  Am I the only one that looks at impressionism and wonders how it would be if the … Continue reading Film favorite: Chico and Rita

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Vintage Diva: Mahalia Jackson

By Krissy J., HerTopic.com Described as "the spirit of gospel" by Jennifer Hudson, Mahalia Jackson made a major impact on the world of gospel music.  Her voice influenced greats such as Hudson, Whitney Huston, the Winans and many more.  I can't help but bawl out tears like a hot sinner in church when I hear Mahalia … Continue reading Vintage Diva: Mahalia Jackson

Sweet Fashionista: Delmy Rivera- “HerStyle is Divabulous” Feature

Her style will literally drive you bananas. It's quirky, sweet, sophisticated, and everything in between. Fashion blogger Delmy Rivera, of FashionBananas.com, caught my attention a few years ago when I became enchanted with the blog world. Looks familiar? Well, she should. Delmy's been featured in prominent fashion sources such as Lucky Magazine, MTV Style, and … Continue reading Sweet Fashionista: Delmy Rivera- “HerStyle is Divabulous” Feature