Lauryn Hill Releases a Chilling Dedication to Michael Brown (Audio) -
The collective voices of outrage at the death of Michael Brown continue to grow in Hip-Hop. Lauryn Hill is the latest to stand in protest, at least in her music.…
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James Baldwin on the creative process and the artist’s responsibility to society – absolutely spectacular read from 1962
My past is littered with the bones of men who were foolish enough to think I was someone they could sleep on. — Michele A. Roberts (via anill-followedplan)
The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds
OK Pablo, we see you.
The last time I wrote about social media, I made the case for storytellers and content creators to listen before they do any brand promotion online. Observing your online network should’ve given you some insight into what topics interest your neck of the digital woods. Now that you’re ready to talk, what do you say? Here are a few easy ways to package and deploy that insight to benefit your social media strategy.
Timeliness is next to godliness online. Make a calendar of holidays, annual awareness campaigns and events you can leverage to promote your work. At the beginning of the week, I also make a note of upcoming project/product launches and deadlines that need to be promoted. This saves me time during the week and ensures MediaStorm’s social media content serves our business goals.
This Father’s Day, we presented “A Shadow Remains” to our fans and followers. The film premiered online in 2012, but Phillip Toledano’s story of taking care of his father during his last days expresses a timeless emotion.
Read the rest of my post on the MediaStorm blog.