Diablo Wakefield & Naj GG Interview

Before we discuss the interview, let me get something off my chest. Since conducting this dialogue back on March 17, 2021, I’ve noticed the strides I’ve made as a host. While rewatching the interview ahead of its release, I learned alot about being the host of a podcast. Things like knowing what to do &Continue reading “Diablo Wakefield & Naj GG Interview”

The Fearless Boyz Interview

Today marks yet another milestone for Da Hood Journal. Today, April 10, we officially unveiled our brand new podcast, Da Hood Journal podcast. Radio has always been a venture I wanted to do, and now, I’m getting that opportunity. I’d like to give a special thank-you to Zeke, Ms. Pierre, & Black Ivy Media forContinue reading “The Fearless Boyz Interview”

What does Black History Month mean to you?

This article is an open diary on what this month means to me. Enjoy! What’s good y’all! Happy Black History Month! It’s been a while. I apologize for the long absence, that’s on me. I’ve been using the past few weeks to prepare for the new semester of school. Online learning hasn’t gotten the bestContinue reading “What does Black History Month mean to you?”

Introducing, Awa Stylez

Hello everyone! This piece will be the sixth installment of my series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy, and please share it with your friends. Roki: “When was Awa Stylez created?” Awa Stylez: “I started doing hair in 8thContinue reading “Introducing, Awa Stylez”

Introducing, James Esco

Hello everyone! This piece will be the fifth installment of my newest series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy & please share it with your friends. This piece is dedicated to, in James’s words, all the people watching, butContinue reading “Introducing, James Esco”

Meet, Diablo Wakefield

Hello everyone! This piece will be the fourth installment of my newest series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy, and please share it with your friends. This piece is dedicated to Diablo’s late father, Errol. Creative. Passionate. Hard Headed.Continue reading “Meet, Diablo Wakefield”

Meet, Kaizen By A

Hello everyone! This piece will be the third installment of my newest series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy, and please share it with your friends. This piece is dedicated to Anyelina’s mother, and all her “Angeles”. Esta piezaContinue reading “Meet, Kaizen By A”

Meet Good Kid, Bad Intentions

Hello everyone! This piece will be the second installment of my newest series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy, and please share it with your friends. • This piece is dedicated to Kameron’s younger sister Shania, the most importantContinue reading “Meet Good Kid, Bad Intentions”

Meet the Fearless Boyz

Hello everyone! This piece will be the first in my newest series titled “Da Hood Prospects”, where I’ll introduce readers to inner-city youth that are rising stars in their respective fields of work. Enjoy, and please share it with your friends. • This piece is dedicated to Shaiquan Wilson aka “Sha Glizzy” (1999–2020). Aside fromContinue reading “Meet the Fearless Boyz”