Kierna Mayo

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Black, Fresh & Creative: Queen Loany

Hailing from Yonkers, New York but rooted and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina Saloan Goodwin,…

EBONY Magazine July 2015 BTS: Tina Knowles Lawson

EBONY Magazine Throwback: The Life + Times of Tina Knowles Lawson [VIDEO]

Originally posted in July 2015 EBONY, we are re-sharing this throwback look at July 2015 EBONY cover featuring Beyonce’s hot mama, Tina Knowles Lawson. Check out this exclusive throwback behind the scenes video.

Why Prince? Why Now?

That’s not how any of this works. When we began the planning of this June…

ebony magazine mothers day 2015

[EDITOR’S LETTER] Ying and Yang: The Ups & Downs of Mothering

My first born, due on Christmas Eve, arrived a full three days late—an ounce shy…

[Editor’s Letter] What Does It Mean to be a Girls’ Girl?

I thought I’d collapse. When I walked into the house filled with Black women dressed…

black self love

Holding on to Black Love

My novel, the one I’ve been working-on-not- working-on for more years than I will say,…

Vol. 1,No. 1 to Infinity!

As you can gather, we’re rather jolly folks, we EBONY editors. We like to look…

Kierna Mayo EBONY MAgazine November 2015 bill cosby

[EDITOR’S LETTER] Talking About the Black Family and What It Means to Us

Humpty Dumpty There are things you suddenly recall when a best friend dies. Memories arrest…

Humpty Dumpty

There are things you suddenly recall when a best friend dies. Memories arrest the heart…

EBONY MAgazine  #BlackMaleBrilliance editors letter questlove black thought the roots

[Editor’s Letter] The Thing About #BlackMaleBrilliance

I have exactly one celebrity friend. Don’t get me wrong; after covering stars of some…

BlackMaleBrilliance

I have exactly one celebrity friend. Don’t get me wrong; after covering stars of some…

The Most Beautiful Skin In The World

It seemed there was nothing I could do to make my Editor’s Letter flow this…

Does America Love Black People? Ebony magazine Kierna Mayo

[EDITOR’S LETTER]Does America Love Black People?

Despite my #currentmood, I am still very much in gratitude mode. For a month now,…

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