Get in tune with yourself. You are so valuable. You are so powerful. You are so worth it. Don’t take yourself for granted.
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Allowing my ego to control how I do business is not smart. It costs. Sheesh, thus far, my ego has cost me money. My ego has cost me connections. When my ego is in control, it becomes a poor reflection on my team, and they deserve the best leader that I can be. More than anything, my ego has cost me time that I cannot get back.
Soooo…Anxious… It’s 2019. Congratulations! We made it! As we start off the new year, I have been reflecting on the conversations I have had recently. About a month ago, I stepped into ‘Holiday Mode’, which for me was leaving my new team and creative space (yay!!!) in New Jersey to visit my family in Ohio. The energyContinue reading “Anxiety.”
Honestly, I tear up thinking about how I felt on this day when you arrived. It was the first time in my life that I no longer felt alone. Before you were born, I was always at Aunty Agnes’s house. They had a grandma living there, so Mom and Dad used to drop me offContinue reading “Sallay.”
T H | I N K It started with family. The culture embedded in my DNA motivated me to create a brand with a purpose. The purpose that would cultivate connections with people around the world and promote African culture in a manner that was bold, and unapologetic. With a name as unusual as Amyang,Continue reading “R E | D E E M”
I used to carry a heavy load. The picture proves this. 2011: I was living a lifestyle that involved constantly traveling (within the US) and I partied like a rockstar…I have never been shy around a camera, and only my closest family members mentioned to me that I may need to become more mindfulContinue reading ““A Word…””
Reconnecting to Africa The feeling of wanting to reconnect to Africa is real for many people that belong to the African Diaspora, yet they don’t know where to begin. A year ago, my best friend and I moved to New York City and took up residence in a humble apartment in Brooklyn to pursue ourContinue reading “Introducing Passport to Zuri”
AFROPUNK’s Battle of the Bands is a major move for the indie artist and Shacar is battling for the top spot. A chance to play at 2017 AFROPUNK BROOKLYN is a game changer. The competition is real because each band is dope, but Shacar is magical. Magical AF. Ghost is on repeat in myContinue reading “Shacar. He’s Up Next.”
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