Moving the Music Forward

By | 2017-05-25T09:00:00-05:00 May 25th, 2017|Entertainment|

Photo courtesy of Jeffrey McMahan Where are we going? "It's a constant question now for all of us, right?" said Brooklyn-based DJ and producer Maya Bouldry-Morrison (professionally known as Octo Octa) while sitting in [...]

In So Mandy Words

By | 2017-05-25T09:00:00-05:00 May 25th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Scottish head covers 5 "The Wizard of Oz" dropout Buddy 10 BenGay target 14 Sinead O'Connor's country 15 Frida known for self-portraits 16 Fruit ___ (gay district) 17 Plot unit 18 Big name [...]

Celebrate Author Stephanie Heit

By | 2017-05-25T09:00:00-05:00 May 25th, 2017|Ann Arbor, Neighborhoods|

Stephanie Heit is a poet, dancer, and teacher of somatic writing, contemplative dance practice, and kundalini yoga. She lives with bipolar disorder and is a member of the Olimpias, an international disability-performance collective. She lives [...]

WYD

By | 2017-05-25T09:00:00-05:00 May 25th, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|

BY GWENDOLYN ANN SMITH While you traverse your favorite social media site, you come across a post with an attached video. The clip shows a ten-year-old boy, as he expertly applies a face full of [...]

Don’t Cry Alone. There is Help.

By | 2017-05-25T09:00:00-05:00 May 25th, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|

BY TONYA Y. GRIFFITH, LMSW The LGBTQ community is still fairly silent when it comes to having conversations about mental health. As a trauma-focused therapist based in Harper Woods, I work closely with LGBTQ people [...]