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Your Health and Spirit 

#OURVOICES: Pastor Anthony Payton

When you read the story of Anthony Payton on the church website and other outlets via online, you truly do not get the full measure of the man…. His life, as he tells it, is transparent and open for all to see. Like our elders would say back in the day, “the covers laid bare!” And to the Senior Pastor of Come As You Are Community Church in Fort Wayne Indiana, Father, Husband and Mentor to many that is important. Because without doing so, how can you truly connect to…

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Essentials 

Teka’s Take…..

On…New Year, New… You?   So if you’re reading this you triumphantly defied the year that will always be remembered as 2016 (dun dun duunn)…and lived to ring in 2017!  So maybe it’s not as dramatic as all of that, but I believe the only thing agreed upon in and about 2016 is that it was quite a tumultuous year for us all.   A country so divided-races, sexes and cultures clashed year-round; which ended in majority refusing to claim or acknowledge our President-elect Trump, a good bit of the…

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Strictly Business 

Let’s Talk PR with Keema & Dana

Let’s Talk PR is a monthly segment on This Needs to be Said Radio.  I am very excited to be able to share the interviews with the readers of Urban Tymes Magazine. This month I spoke with Dana Sidberry, founder of Motivation Marketing Firm. Dana and her team specialize in Entertainment, Beauty and Business Marketing and Public Relations. This is not just an interview, this is a conversation with my PR sister. Dana was one of the first PR professionals that I met via social media when I was starting…

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Your Health and Spirit 

YOU’RE WORTH THE WORK

You’re worth the work is what I have to tell myself mentally and verbally sometimes several times a day. Why? Well, because there are areas in my life that I wish I could coast through. Like my weight for example. I need to personally lose about 50 pounds to be healthy, lower my blood pressure and just feel better, but I want to lose the weight while being able to eat all the fattening, sweet, delicious foods that I want to eat without having to exercise. Don’t we all have…

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Strictly Business 

Let’s Talk PR with Keema and Raven

Let’s Talk PR is a monthly segment on This Needs to be Said Radio. I am very excited to be able to share the interviews with the readers of Urban Tymes Magazine. This month we sit down and talk with Raven Paris Robinson, founder of PR 2 Politics and author of the e-book, Your Campaign: A Business Owner’s Guide to Understanding Public Relations. At a very young age, Raven is taking the political PR Industry by storm! She has successfully planned inaugurations for elected officials, social media campaigns and obtained…

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