What to Watch in a Power Outage

LaWanda Thomas of Wandaring Outloud Media   Power is on hiatus this week and it’s absence reminded me that with only two episodes left, I’m going to have to find another ‘favorite show” soon. In addition to the eagerly anticipated returns of Blackish, Empire, Being Mary Jane, How to Get Away with Murder, and Scandal,…

The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival Kicks Off This Week

LaWanda Thomas of Wandaring Outloud Media It’s not Christmas but it is the most wonderful time of the year. The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival starts this Thursday, August 25, in Atlanta.  For four film-filled days during this highly anticipated festival, more than 49 shorts, features, webisodes and documentaries by filmmakers representing the United States and abroad…

Dr. Maya Angelou: Her Legacy Will Never Be Forgotten

                                                                                                                                       Winston-Salem– Civil Rights activist, Poet, author and essayist Dr. Maya Angelou died Wednesday at the age of 86, according to reports in her hometown of Winston-Salem. Dr. Angelou was a remarkable Renaissance woman who is hailed as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author,…