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Courtney Griffin Interview

The Strong, Empowered, & Classy Project highlights the people that know how to surpass boundaries and live happily despite life’s major woes. In this episode, Kristen Hayman (@MsJaneThang) sits down with Courtney Griffin (@CAEGriffin), a College Professor at College of DuPage, Instructional Designer at Wiley, and co-founder of Young, Ambitious, & Beautiful, as she shares …

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Montezz Allen Interview

PART 1: Driven by Family’s Love and Sacrifice: The Strong, Empowered, & Classy Project highlights the people that know how to surpass boundaries and live happily despite life’s major woes. In this episode, Kristen Hayman (@MsJaneThang) sits down with Montezz Allen (@TezzAllen313), a sports anchor/reporter and multimedia journalist, as he shares how Strength, Empowerment and …

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Brandon T Jackson Interview

The Strong, Empowered, & Classy Project highlights the people that know how to surpass boundaries and live happily despite life’s major woes. In this episode, Kristen Hayman (@MsJaneThang) sits down with Brandon T Jackson (@BrandonTJackson), stand-up comedian and actor who was born and raised on the west side of Detroit and known for his roles in …

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Events Motivation Shows/Projects

ProFixx Launch Exhibition

On Friday, October 19, 2013, my friend Briana and I attended the Profixx Launch Exhibition at the Society Art Gallery in Chicago! Kaori Nik, a multi-faceted visual artist whose specialties include Hair Styling, Make-Up Artistry, Modeling and Art Direction, officially launched her new line of lip pigments for the Profixx Fall/Winter 2013 Collection. The rich, …

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“Sweet Dreams” A Fashion Soiree

So on March 1, 2013, I attended “Sweet Dreams”, A Fashion Soiree hosted by True Blessyn and Angela Morano and I just fell in love with the positive and beautiful atmosphere! The fashion, the people, the dreamers, the believers, the ambitious, the commanders, the entrepreneurial spirits and the artist were all there intertwined in the …

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Inspiration JaneThangPoetry

What are the Answers?

What is this world full of turmoil and discontent? Where do we find peace? How can we transcend the confusion into a vision so clear a bird can fly through it as if it’s an open window? Why is it so hard to find true comfort within the arms of reality? Why are dreams so …

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There is Hope for the Future!

How does it feel to break loose of the shackles that trap your mind with the horrid influences of reality and fantasy? How do you overcome the day dreams and develop a more realistic environment within yourself? How do you let go of this thing that has stolen your thoughts and ruptured your goals? How …

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Psalms 23

Even at my darkest hour Even when my mind is spent Even when I’m among wild friends and we are having an outrageous time Even when a chick is serving as a trifling friend, trying to tell me who I am Even when subconscious jealousy is surrounding me Even when I can feel the hate …

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Don’t Shut Me Up

Speaking up could mean so much When what you have inside can not be touched A spirit so tough Their lies, their pride… It just isn’t enough. To hold my tongue until my thoughts dwindle Can not be For my tongue does not hold the power of my thoughts My spirit drives me The Lord …

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