Author Archives: Chelsea Lenora White

“Queen of the Blues” Denise LaSalle Dies.

The entertainment world has lost a pioneer of Blues and R&B. Denise LaSalle, renowned R&B singer, songwriter and record producer, has died, former business partner Randall Page confirms. She was 78 years old. Denise, who called the Hub City home w ...

Edification and Humility.

Life is such a precious gift. We tend to spend the best parts of our lives in the pursuit of our ambitions, without pausing to consider the purpose of it all. I have certainly been guilty of this basic fault of our human condition. But life has a funny wa ...

Beginner’s Guide to Medical Marijuana.

Depending on whom you talk to, medical marijuana (also known as cannabis) is either a panacea for everything from cancer, to chronic pain, to epilepsy or it’s a dangerous and illegal drug with no place in medicine. In 1996, California voters passed Prop ...

I’m Tired of Weak White Women.

Maya Angelou said, “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” Well, because I believed white women when they voted a racist, narcissistic, self-professed sexual predator into the White House; their huge level of suppor ...