Javonne Crumby    @sheespeaks_    Creator of Lesbionyx. I am a 25 year old proud queer woman of color. I wanted to create a space for other queer women of color to get together for entertainment, news, relationship advice, and an overall sense of community. I am a senior at Cal State Los Angeles majoring in Television and Film with an option in Broadcast Journalism. Icreated and hosted a radio show at Cal State LA called   Sheespeaks ;  a show I created for social commentary and my views on today's society.    I am currently on a hiatus from the show to pursue my latest project (you're looking at it) and focus on my studies. I am proud to not only live my life with pride, but help others come together and celebrate their pride as well. 

Javonne Crumby

@sheespeaks_

Creator of Lesbionyx. I am a 25 year old proud queer woman of color. I wanted to create a space for other queer women of color to get together for entertainment, news, relationship advice, and an overall sense of community. I am a senior at Cal State Los Angeles majoring in Television and Film with an option in Broadcast Journalism. Icreated and hosted a radio show at Cal State LA called Sheespeaks; a show I created for social commentary and my views on today's society.  I am currently on a hiatus from the show to pursue my latest project (you're looking at it) and focus on my studies. I am proud to not only live my life with pride, but help others come together and celebrate their pride as well. 

  Malaika Salaam     @purplehairandconverse   Malaika is a self fat, black, queer, femme living on Florida’s West Coast, where she hosts The Intersection podcast. She’s the head blogger at  purplehairandconverse.com  and the founder of the  Mahogany Covergirl’s  Burlesque Troupe based in Memphis, her mission is to create safe, sacred, nurturing, and nourishing spaces for black women. She holds degrees in Minority Studies, Political Science and Communication. Malaika is working on her certification in Wellness Life Coaching and a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

Malaika Salaam

@purplehairandconverse

Malaika is a self fat, black, queer, femme living on Florida’s West Coast, where she hosts The Intersection podcast. She’s the head blogger at purplehairandconverse.com and the founder of the Mahogany Covergirl’s Burlesque Troupe based in Memphis, her mission is to create safe, sacred, nurturing, and nourishing spaces for black women. She holds degrees in Minority Studies, Political Science and Communication. Malaika is working on her certification in Wellness Life Coaching and a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

  Izzy Bravo     @pnkandpssy    Izzy  is a 24 year old actor and screenwriter from Los Angeles. She currently lives in Edinburgh, UK. She began a blog called  Punk and Pussy  to share stories of her decolonization, self-preservation process, and her thoughts on the white, cis-het (cis-gendered, heteronormative) world around her. She retired the blog with her solo show called  Punk and Pussy: The Solo Show.  The show was featured in the  People’s History Museum’s 2017 Pride Week  program in Manchester. She believes in sharing narratives to uplift and support QPOC, and/or womxn of color. She currently trains as a television actor and seizes any opportunity to be in front of a camera.

Izzy Bravo

@pnkandpssy 

Izzy  is a 24 year old actor and screenwriter from Los Angeles. She currently lives in Edinburgh, UK. She began a blog called Punk and Pussy to share stories of her decolonization, self-preservation process, and her thoughts on the white, cis-het (cis-gendered, heteronormative) world around her. She retired the blog with her solo show called Punk and Pussy: The Solo Show. The show was featured in the People’s History Museum’s 2017 Pride Week program in Manchester. She believes in sharing narratives to uplift and support QPOC, and/or womxn of color. She currently trains as a television actor and seizes any opportunity to be in front of a camera.

 
  Amy Ridler     @amyridler   Amy Ridler is a lesbian writer living in London. She is currently working on her first novel, so a lot of her time is spent reading and editing. She also collaborates with international performers working on scripts for live shows. Since 2010, Amy has been an associate artist with Carnesky Productions, an all female live art theatre company, alongside Artist and Director Dr. Marisa Carnesky. The company has staged many large scale productions in venues such as The Soho Theatre, The Underbelly Southbank, The Roundhouse, Cirque Jules Verne, and Amiens. 

Amy Ridler 

@amyridler

Amy Ridler is a lesbian writer living in London. She is currently working on her first novel, so a lot of her time is spent reading and editing. She also collaborates with international performers working on scripts for live shows. Since 2010, Amy has been an associate artist with Carnesky Productions, an all female live art theatre company, alongside Artist and Director Dr. Marisa Carnesky. The company has staged many large scale productions in venues such as The Soho Theatre, The Underbelly Southbank, The Roundhouse, Cirque Jules Verne, and Amiens. 

  Ramona Arrington    @ramonalovejoy   Ramona Arrington is a queer singer/songwriter, poet and intuitive reader living in Denver, Co. When she's not creating she enjoys reading, cooking, being an awesome mommy to a wild seven year old daughter and exploring nature. She believes true love can save every heart in the world and her mission is to inspire others to believe in true love again. Her passion is inspired by life and all of it's many experiences. Living a life of unconditional joy is her prime purpose! She also has an amazing  YouTube channel  with her music! 

Ramona Arrington

@ramonalovejoy

Ramona Arrington is a queer singer/songwriter, poet and intuitive reader living in Denver, Co. When she's not creating she enjoys reading, cooking, being an awesome mommy to a wild seven year old daughter and exploring nature. She believes true love can save every heart in the world and her mission is to inspire others to believe in true love again. Her passion is inspired by life and all of it's many experiences. Living a life of unconditional joy is her prime purpose! She also has an amazing YouTube channel with her music! 

 CJ Childress   @iamcjchildress   CJ Childress a.k.a. "The Petite and Creative Generation X Powerhouse" is from Dallas, Texas. She is a filmmaker, a writer, an artist and philanthropist.  In 2013 she published her first book  "Woman Steps in Poetry & Prose"   speaking of women who have struggled with self-identity, self-acceptance, and self-worth. She is also publishing  The Big + Sexy Workbook for Writing Creatively  set to release October 10, 2017.  CJ is a force,  click here  to find out why.

CJ Childress

@iamcjchildress

CJ Childress a.k.a. "The Petite and Creative Generation X Powerhouse" is from Dallas, Texas. She is a filmmaker, a writer, an artist and philanthropist.  In 2013 she published her first book "Woman Steps in Poetry & Prose"  speaking of women who have struggled with self-identity, self-acceptance, and self-worth. She is also publishing The Big + Sexy Workbook for Writing Creatively set to release October 10, 2017.  CJ is a force, click here to find out why.