Entertainment

The Kong & Shu Project – Album Release

Hmong Festivals are one of the main events for the Hmong community. Many families travel far and wide to be part of the cultural phenomenon. As you can guess, July 4th is just around the corner and one of the largest Hmong Festival will come alive hosted by the Lao Family of Minnesota, Inc in St. Paul, Minnesota. This festival…

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Fashion

Inspired by Hmong Fashion

Hmong traditional clothing’s are taking a modern turn strutting down the fashion runway with rich textile designs. While growing up from a large Hmong family, we have always witnessed our mothers sew beautiful well-crafted embroidery. For the girls who learned how to sew and learned from their mothers, their passion for the arts only intensified their vision in becoming a…

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Business

Access Hmong – No More

Access Hmong was originally created to serve our Hmong artists from musicians, film makers, writers, singers, actors, actresses, movie directors, photographers, fashion designers and any other Hmong artists worldwide. Access Hmong’s intention was to be the first major hub of information to keep an historical online documentation. Our mission was to digitally record and document as much information on our…

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Business

HmongFlix – After Post

In my previous post, I only new the other side of the copyright laws that protects copyrighted materials. When I received a post in regards to having the right to rent, sell or lend the materials people have bought at a store it’s actually LEGAL. I just wanted to make sure that all involved knows what is legal, but to…

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Business

HmongFlix

HmongFlix has become a franchise all on it’s own over a year since their inception to rent out Hmong films. The idea behind HmongFlix is an intriguing business venture that could have generated thousands to millions of revenue. However, due to some “people’s” agenda this business franchise might be doomed to failure. Why? HmongFlix could be sued for millions of…

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Health

BadgerCare Update

This just in, recent news from the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services will allow health care for all adults living in POVERTY. Really! It took this long to finally focus on health care when the need was great generations ago? They are finally going to do something about it? Wow, how slow can they all be MADISON—The Department…

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Reviews

A Texan’s Choice

A Texan’s Choice: The Heart of a Hero Series by: Shelly Gray Book Review Synopsis: Texas, 1874. Long ago, Scout Proffitt gave up on ever being a man of honor like his Civil War hero brother Clayton. But when Scout steps foot on the rundown remnants of the Circle C ranch, he wonders if maybe-just maybe-the Lord has something different…

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Projects

Untitled Assignment – Scene Development

During one of my many Spring Cleaning, I found a huge stack of papers I had to write for my Creative Writing classes. I wanted to share what I wrote and see how far along I have accomplished. Since I didn’t publish a book or novel yet, I still have a long way to go. I felt at the time…

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Music

Priyanka Chopra – Exotic ft. Pit Bull

After my initial review on Priyanka Chopra’s single release last year during NFL’s Thursday night football between the Packers and Chicago Bears. My second review on her second single, Exotic. I have to say that the song is AWESOME. What I love about this song is that it’s natural, it’s her and you can tell that it’s original. The only…

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Entertainment

Venus On Fire – Motion Picture [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Venus On Fire is a band based in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area. They began with singer/songwriter Tory Envy and guitarist Leng Moua. Since their inception in 2009, Venus on Fire has released two EPs: Clone Factory (2010) and My Furious Frenzy (2011). In 2012, the band acquired members Carl Smith (Bass) and Joe Ingle (Drums).