Multifaceted: Interview with Christopher Diaz | Written Wednesday

Christopher Diaz is a Chamorro poet, freelance photographer, and military veteran. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 2009 with a B.A. in English, then served for six years as a Public Affairs officer in the U.S. Air Force. As a writer in residence with “Writers in the Schools”, he teaches performance poetry and creative…

Written Wednesday | Interview With Shawn Crysis

The mission has been revamped for the current time. Shawn Crysis, bred from New/North Brunswick, New Jersey, has had change at his core from the moment he realized the impact he can have. Passion rivets through him as he expresses all phases of his life, thoughts, dreams, questions and everything in between. This is for…

Exclusive Music Debut: The Convincing Actor

Name: The Convincing Actor. Age: 22 (12/1995). Hometown: Roselle Park, New Jersey. Genre: Unclear. Artist Bio: The Convincing Actor makes music and if you don’t like it, you should get professional help. The Convincing Actor is also a writer, poet, drummer, and photographer. The Convincing Actor makes art because it’s the next best thing aside…

Complexity and Clarity with Sadaway| Written Wednesday

While not a huge fan of labels, Sadaway would call himself an artist in the broadest sense. He creates visual art (mostly in the form of pen and ink works, but occasionally paintings and, recently, jewelry), poetry, raps, sings, and produces beats. While he wouldn’t go as far as to say ‘I do it all,’…

Funk Fridays: 15 Seconds

How would you spend your last 15 seconds of your life? Throughout the duration of their EP, Internal Rhyme and Digital Crates seek to answer that question. With five standout tracks, the two Philadelphia natives cover a wide range of ideas and emotions, including anger, enjoyment, ignorance, and finally, tranquility. Between the clever lyricism of…

Written Wednesday | Interview With Justice Hehir

  Justice Hehir is a second-year MFA Playwriting student at Hunter College under the direction of Annie Baker, Brighde Mullins, and Branden Jacobs Jenkins. She graduated from Rutgers in 2016 with a BA in English and Women’s and Gender Studies and a lot of debt. She’s from New Jersey and her plays tend to focus…

Written Wednesday| Interview With Jonathan Stamper

Jonathan Stamper has been singing since he was 4 years old. He plays several instruments, writes and produces original music, raps, and acts. Jonathan has toured Portugal and Spain in addition to singing backup for superstar recording artist Sting. Jonathan is not only the Flagship Artist but is also the Vice President of Artist Relations…

The Other Side Of The Game: An Interview With Diya Drake

  Naadiya Drake Age: 21 From: Willingboro, NJ Singer, Writer, Rapper/Lyricist Interviewed by Steven Ikegwu How did you get the opportunity to become a radio host? How nerve wrecking was your first broadcast? I was pretty anxious to get on the radio. I did some research on radio stations on the campus of Rutgers to…