Ep. 26: Author Regina Robertson on How Timing Can Break Your Heart

We're chatting it up with Regina R. Robertson, editor, writer, and author of He Never Came Home: Interviews, Stories, and Essays from Daughters on Life Without Their Fathers. She's the West Coast editor of Essence magazine and her byline has been featured in O, the Oprah Magazine, on TheRoot.com and the Associated Press newswire. We're also All A Twitter over the gross Harry Weinstein sexual harassment and assault case (yuck). And we sound the Air Horn Salute for actor Gabrielle Union for opening up about her painful experience with miscarriage. Listen in and join the convo!

Ep. 25: On Welcoming Rejection with Author Heidi W. Durrow

We're chatting with is Heidi W. Durrow, author of The Girl Who Fell From The Sky, winner of Barbara Kingsolver’s 2008 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction and the NAACP’s 2011 Image Award for Outstanding Literary Debut. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Literary Review, Callaloo, Essence, and Newsday, and more. She's also the mastermind behind "The Mixed Experience Podcast" and founder of the  Mixed Remixed Festival, the largest nationwide gathering of multiracial people in the country. Tenacity is her super power. Join the convo!

Ep. 24: The Queen of Summer Reads: Taylor Jenkins Reid

We chatted diversity and representation in books, "unlikable" female protagonists and how to  make the perfect iced tea (naturally) with our guest Taylor Jenkins Reid. She is the author of the books The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, One True Loves, Maybe in Another Life, After I Do, and Forever, Interrupted. We also share our thoughts on the #TakeTheKnee protest and salute a woman in sports standing tall. 

Ep. 23: We're So Crown! - Talking with CRWN Mag's Lindsey Day

We're still cheering, "Do it for the culture!" after some of the big Emmy Award wins. Plus, we chatted hair, politics, Black woman, and a little bit of Tin Roof ice cream with our first guest of Season 2: Lindsey Day! She is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of CRWN Magazine, a print publication about natural hair and the women who wear it. And we sounded the Air Horn Salute for this talented woman who is speaking her truth and winning big. Hint: She can wear the hell outta a tux.  

Ep. 22: Back on the Scene (Crispy + Clean)

Season 2 is here and we're amped! We're talking a bit about what kept us busy through August, plus we get into what's coming up this season. We're chatting Insecure's finale, the new makeup line from our Bajan sistren Rihanna, Time magazine's "Firsts" cover series, and we're also sounded the Air Horn Salute for a charming, bright sports ace. Welcome, welcome! Join the conversation.