The Life As Shay Report: Welp! I’m back! As you know, if there is one artist that’s able to set fire under my arse and get me back to writing, it’s Kendrick *insert emoji heart eyes* Seeing as how Kendrick released “Humble” about three days ago and there is already 21 million plus views, I… Read More Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble”: A brief epilogue
I had so much fun in LA! I had so much fun being around some of my most favorite celebrities. Had even more fun creating a lane for myself, BY MYSELF, with LifeAsShay.com. As you surely know by now, I hit the Quan. I went ghost. I disappeared. I needed to. Sometimes you gotta hit… Read More Ghosting
Today marks the 20th year since Biggie Small’s untimely death. His legacy permeates black culture, pop culture, business culture…culture, culture (you get the picture). But today I realized that Biggie applies to “success” culture too. Listen, I am in the middle of my second semester of law school, and frankly…shit gets rough. So this here… Read More Biggie’s #10CrackCommandments Applied to LIFE!
Unedited, fresh out the theater…my reaction to Jordan Peele’s Get Out.
I have an interesting affinity for Tupac and his music. Not just because he was one of the most successful rappers during my early years; and not because I was essentially introduced to hip hop through his music. Not even because my mother was a super fan and made sure that I was familiar with… Read More Who is Huey in Tupac’s “Changes”?
As I searched myself for inspiration this morning, I literally visualized myself “examining myself.” Sort of flipping through my mind, searching for a topic that would send me typing like mad woman on my train ride to work. But then I realized, I had already arrived at a suitable topic “self”! Then I thought, “what… Read More 3 Words