Conversation Pieces

Criticism, Perspective, Expression and Radical Thought

Is Martyrdom Dumb?

On this day in 1929 the man who would become Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born. Not forty years later, 1969, he was assassinated…


People, Places & Organizations That Make Up Our Culture

Amber Carvaly: Death Consultant

The Death Industry in America is like any other industry. It is corporatized and driven by profit. This is not to say the the…


From Two, To A Tribe

Julie Thorne Engles and Linsdsey Heisser form the leadership duo at the helm of Tribemint, a creative marketing agency based out of Los Angeles….


Art, Philosophy, Music, Video, And Poetry
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Temptation by Ian Gamester

This film challenges you to look at the nuance between temptation and curiosity. It is a fine line but important distinction to make.  …


Politics, Social Change, and Entrepreneurship

CicLAvia – South Los Angeles

On December 7th, the CicLAvia organization took to the streets of South Los Angeles. Bringing riders the enjoyment of visiting the history area of…


Artists For Prop 47

All of our worlds are connected in ways we don’t see. Like the connection between the amount of tax dollars spent on inmates in…

From the Editor


13 Books We Utterly Devoured In 2014

This year we started our book club and just barely survived the holiday season and cranked out 13 books. Each in the category of…