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The Black Girl’s Guide To Travel In Eastern Europe

The Black Girl’s Guide To Travel In Eastern Europe

    WHILE NOT THE FIRST REGION ON YOUR TRAVEL BUCKET LIST, THIS BLACK WOMAN AUTHOR WHO RESIDES IN EASTERN EUROPE SHARES WHAT THREE OF HER FAVORITE COUNTRIES HAVE TO OFFER GLOBETROTTERS.       I know. Believe me, I know. You are probably thinking, Eastern...

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A Catskills motel makeover comes to cable

A Catskills motel makeover comes to cable

    Phoenicia's Graham & Co. to be featured in new '(RE)motel' series on Magnolia channel When Martin Torres and Joseph DiThomas first stayed in The Cobblestone Inn in the Catskills hamlet of Phoenicia in 1997 it was a work in progress. The motel was a plain...

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How To Deal With Imposter Syndrome

How To Deal With Imposter Syndrome

        Do you ever feel like you’re hanging on by a thread at work or like you’re “faking it until you make it” because you don’t actually have what it takes to make it?  Do you ever feel like you don’t belong or like somehow you don’t deserve the position...

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Representation Matters (An essay)

Representation Matters (An essay)

I grew up the only person of color in an all-white family, in an all-white town, in a very white part of the country, upstate NY.  I recognized very early on that I was “different” and not like everyone else.  Being the only person of color in this environment was not...

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