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Now Let Me Ink That Page: People Don’t Understand Blogging

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Hey Pennies & Pens, Lately, the question “where do I go from here?” has been on my mind all day everyday. Some of you may remember that I recently launched a crowdfunding campaign called Give LoudPen Ink. Unfortunately, I didn’t meet my goal in time and the campaign failed. Since then, I’ve been brainstorming what my […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: I Let My Pen Go

Dear Pennies & Pens, So today, I’m just going to let my Pen go. Is that alright with you?! Okay so here goes, I struggle everyday just to get out of bed and endure the BS that life will inevitably throw my way. For years I have struggled to keep this blog going, to start […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: My New Life as an ACN IBO

Kobi Morton and Me (Pen) at ACN event in Houston, TX

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all know, I am always looking for ways to grow my brand. Recently, I came across an amazing opportunity called ACN. I am working with ACN as an Independent Business Owner (IBO). Since I began working with ACN, I have met and been working with so many people such […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: Missing NYC and NYFW, Unsure about Houston, and Feeling Better

Hey Pennies & Pens, What’s cracking?! So the past few months have been an emotional roller coaster for me. I just moved to a new city and uprooted my entire life. Naturally that has me feeling some type of way. I mean, I left New York City. Let me repeat, I willingly left New York […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…Needing Inspiration & Motivation

Me (LoudPen) in a fab selfie

Dear Pennies & Pens, Today is Monday. Of all the days in the week this one makes me the angriest consistently. I don’t think I’ve ever been happy that it’s Monday unless I had the day off from work. The usual suspects had my Monday all out of whack, a less than ideal bank account […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: Why I Don’t Censor Myself on Social Media

Hey Pennies & Pens! What is going on? Lately, I’ve been coming across posts where other bloggers, PR reps, etc discuss what one should and should not post on social media. The main advice that is constantly given is to “clean up one’s social media profiles” as prospective or current employers or clients could be […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: New Year, New Beginnings, New Home

Dear Pennies & Pens, So it’s 2014! Like Jay Z said, Momma, I made it. Personally, I am thoroughly relieved that it’s the new year. For the past few years, I’ve been dealing with my own struggles, trials, and tribulations. And I’ll admit that I’ve pretty much been wallowing in it. But this year, I […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…Pen, Where You Been?! — In Houston, TX!

Dear Pennies & Pens, WOW. It’s been a long time since I said or wrote that. I’m sorry, I’ve been gone for so long. My life is still in the midst of a crazy transition. I can’t reveal all yet but I will in due time. The biggest thing is that I no longer live […]

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Now Let Me Ink that Page: Thoughts and Inspiration from America’s Next Top Model Conference Call with Kelly Cutrone

Dear Pennies & Pens, Last week, I had the pleasure of participating in a conference call with Fashion Publicist and Owner the world renowned PR firm, People’s Revolution, Kelly Cutrone to discuss America’s Next Top Model. Kelly Cutrone is who I want to be when I grow up. That’s probably been said a million times […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page…de la Pen…All Pen Everything Welcomes Contributing Writer @BranTheDon

Dear Pennies & Pens, As discussed in my last post: Now Let Me Ink That Page…de la Pen…All Pen Everything from Blog to Business I’m currently transitioning de la Pen…All Pen Everything into a business (aka profitable online magazine). Having said that, I’m so excited to be welcoming an amazing contributing writer @BranTheDon_! BranTheDon describes himself as […]

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Pen’s Rhythm Nation: Teyana Taylor

Teyana Taylor VII Album Cover (Image found via Google Images)

Dear Pennies & Pens, I bought Teyana Taylor’s “VII” album in November and I’ve listened to it at least once […]

Pen.Point: The Seasoned Traveler…Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep

The Line Hotel (Photo credit: Adrian Gaut; Image courtesy of The Line Hotel)

Dear Pennies & Pens, To quote Left Eye, “You’ve got your hotel, motel, Holiday Inn.” I’m not really sure how […]

Pen’s Eye: Afrocentric Keyy

Dear Pennies & Pens, As an Editor, I absolutely love those times when I discover amazing artists by accident. It […]

Pen’s Eye: Jeremy Biggers

Art by Jeremy Biggers (Image courtesy of Jeremy Biggers)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all know, I went to Artopia in Dallas a few weeks back. If you […]

Pen’s Eye: Vakseen Art

Vakseen (Image courtesy of Vakseen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Last week, I discovered this new art app called Vango which allows you to view and […]

Pen’s Rhythm Nation: Gene Noble and The Rebirth of Gene

Dear Pennies & Pens, This past Christmas, while browsing through Google Play, I discovered Gene Noble’s debut EP Rebirth of Gene. Since I’m […]