Aleda Weathers

Aleda is a writer and a student at George Mason getting her Master’s in English. Her writing interests includes: fashion, art, culture, philosophy and music.

stories by Aleda Weathers

RVA Crafter Finds Success, Career at Etsy

RVA Crafter Finds Success, Career at Etsy

Mary Andrews, Richmond native and alumni of VCU (Fine Arts & Crafts), has always loved handmade items, with a special interest in jewelry design. While she originally started at VCU's business school, after completing a year there, Andrews knew that her true...

You Can’t Ask For Help If You’re Black

You Can’t Ask For Help If You’re Black

Around 2:30 in the morning on Saturday, November 2, a 19-year-old black woman from Detroit named Renisha McBride was in a car accident and could not call for help because her cell phone had died. She did what anyone in this situation would do; ask for help. She went...

Daily Record: Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady

Daily Record: Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady

Janelle Monae (born Janelle Monae Robinson), 27, is more than just a singer, she's a storyteller, a gifted musician, a songwriter and an artist. Born in Kansas City, Kansas, Monae would often build alternative realities for herself in which she would sing or perform...




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