WE can do BOTH ! Yes DMX was iconic and he was also Problematic AF

As most may know by now one of the most iconic and recognizable rappers of an era has passed. The “Ruff Ryders” Anthem MC who crossed all the way over to the human sea of Woodstock fans suffered an apparent overdose and unfortunately was unable to recover. Dark Man X was more than just aContinue reading “WE can do BOTH ! Yes DMX was iconic and he was also Problematic AF”

LIL NAS X we deem you The Iconic King Nas X by Maven Lee

Last night will go down in history as the day a black queer man successfully empowered, changed, slapped, and said HELLO to the world all at once. We were privileged to a short film shorter than a short film. And we still got everything we needed. A storyline from start to finish. And oh wasContinue reading “LIL NAS X we deem you The Iconic King Nas X by Maven Lee”

Entrepreneur Maven Lee creates new Ballroom Experience for St. Louis

For some folks August 21st isn’t coming fast enough. The people in the city are excited for the new ball experience called ONE NIGHT ONLY . This is one of the biggest balls the city has seen in years. There will be everything from food vendors to community organizations setting up tables. The event hopesContinue reading “Entrepreneur Maven Lee creates new Ballroom Experience for St. Louis”

13 SIGNS OF UNCHECKED CHILDHOOD TRAUMA

The inability to deal with certain stress and emotions. That thing that causes you to feel defeated, powerless, depressed, and overwhelmed often comes from unchecked TRAUMA. And one of the most common places that trauma starts is during our childhood. Some of us can identify it and others may not. Some of us remember andContinue reading “13 SIGNS OF UNCHECKED CHILDHOOD TRAUMA”

The Juice with Maven Lee | JUSTICE FOR IYANNA and every women of trans experience.

Just 24 hours ago another womxn became the victim of misguided anger, fear of self-reflection, and deeply embedded ignorance. Iyanna Dior is her name. A beautiful young lady of trans experience. Many of us watched with disgust and anguish as more than 15 people viciously attacked her. They attacked her with words. And they attackedContinue reading “The Juice with Maven Lee | JUSTICE FOR IYANNA and every women of trans experience.”

The Juice with Maven Lee | and interview with AMBER BULLOCK (Season 4‘s Winner BET Sunday Best) aka Amber B

She’s jazzy, she’s funny, and she’s beautifully human. She wowed the world with her riffs, runs, and soulful sound. She changed the way we heard a City Called Heaven… and none of us will ever complain about it. But it wasn’t just a voice that told her story it was the extraordinary journey that sheContinue reading “The Juice with Maven Lee | and interview with AMBER BULLOCK (Season 4‘s Winner BET Sunday Best) aka Amber B”

N/A: Choosing you could make you less accessible to someone else and that’s OK by Maven Lee

Access is a privilege not a right. When your peace is on the line you have the authority to protect it. – Maven Lee Sometimes our entire life revolves around supporting others. There are others who live life at the mercy of other peoples opinions. At times you might be that person who feels obligatedContinue reading “N/A: Choosing you could make you less accessible to someone else and that’s OK by Maven Lee”

“ME VS CORONAVIRUS” Maven Lee shares his COVID19 Experience: I got into a fight with “RONA” and won ! ….. At least I think ?

Here are 14 things I did to get better: 1. Using ORANGES I did just about anything you could do with an orange outside of something that’s too inappropriate to share. I drink orange juice. I’d eat sliced oranges. After I ate the oranges I used the peels for steaming and tea. 2. Sea MossContinue reading ““ME VS CORONAVIRUS” Maven Lee shares his COVID19 Experience: I got into a fight with “RONA” and won ! ….. At least I think ?”

Maven Lee interviews HBO MAX’s new show “LEGENDARY” star Isla Ebony of Purple Crush and the House of Ebony

When and why did you start ballroom? I joined Ballroom in 2013. I started as an event promoter with Banjee Ball and it was a few months after throwing my first couple Balls (which were very pre-school Ballroom) that I got bit by the vogue bug. What does ballroom bring to your life? Community. Purpose.Continue reading “Maven Lee interviews HBO MAX’s new show “LEGENDARY” star Isla Ebony of Purple Crush and the House of Ebony”

The Juice with Maven Lee | Do you have JELLY? Thanks please ! The New Orleans gem Anjelika “Jelly” Joseph of Tank the Bangas & Galactic

Many of us know this bubbling brown musical queen but for those that just might be out of this whimsical loop let us introduce you. Her name is Anjelika Joseph aka Ms. Jelly if you nasty. This New Orleans native is a whole vibe of her own. The kind of vibe that you want toContinue reading “The Juice with Maven Lee | Do you have JELLY? Thanks please ! The New Orleans gem Anjelika “Jelly” Joseph of Tank the Bangas & Galactic”