Tag: Black experience

  • Brione Wishart, Filmmaker | Tales from the 2.9 #8

    Brione Wishart, Filmmaker | Tales from the 2.9 #8

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 12:58 amJust past a week into Tales from the 2.9, and I’ve met so many amazing Black Canadians creating all sorts of content, reminding me that the stuff we consume online isn’t limited to bloggers—in 2016, we have creative souls out there putting together content that’ll suit just about any audience.…

  • Lian “Reese” Wright, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #7

    Lian “Reese” Wright, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #7

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 11:56 pmBehind every good blogger’s a good network, and much is the case with Lian “Reese” Wright. When I became a Dad, the parent blogger community almost immediately reached out, connecting me to plenty of other parents sharing their journeys online. One such group linked me with Reese…

  • Marcel Dee, Photographer | Tales from the 2.9 #6

    Marcel Dee, Photographer | Tales from the 2.9 #6

    Last updated on February 15th, 2024 at 11:09 pmSome years back, a number of friends and I connected over Twitter, forming a group that loved good food, fun times, and cracking wise as often as possible. Marcel Dee is part of that group—Team Trolling—and has been many things over the years: a blogger, a photographer, even…

  • Amanda Nunes, Heartless Girl | Tales from the 2.9 #5

    Amanda Nunes, Heartless Girl | Tales from the 2.9 #5

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 11:40 pmWhile Amanda and I have run through different social circles as bloggers, I’ve found her nothing but kind each time we have crossed paths. Her submission for Tales from the 2.9 is a testament to the fact that one doesn’t need to feel boxed in by their race—we…

  • Chad G. Cranston | Tales from the 2.9 #4

    Chad G. Cranston | Tales from the 2.9 #4

    Last updated on February 15th, 2024 at 11:05 pmBefore being introduced by a mutual friend, TQ was one of those names who I thought I’d never cross paths with because it’s a publication that just oozes cool. But co-founder Chad G. Cranston’s submission to Tales from the 2.9 is deeply rooted in something I believe in—leaving behind things that matter,…