Emily Ceja

  • April 3, 2018By Emily Ceja

    In light of the recent call to action for more representation in the beauty community, I wanted to bring attention to the impeccable business that is Coloured Raine. Coloured Raine is a makeup brand founded in 2013 by Loraine Dowdy. Loraine is an inspiring black women who advocates for women’s rights and the inclusion of … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/coloured-raine-the-vivacious-black-owned-cruelty-free-makeup-brand/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • September 19, 2017By Emily Ceja

    Born June 26, 1998, the alternative dreampop solo artist from Hawthorne, California known as “Cuco” is on the rise with beautiful lyrics and psychedelic songs. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Cuco, Omar Banos, is a prime example of young Chicano excellence. At the young age of 19, he has not one, but two phenomenal collections … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/meet-cuco-the-chicano-communitys-nueva-voz-de-poder-y-de-amor/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • September 12, 2017By Emily Ceja

    In today’s music world although we have made great progression we still seem to be placing female artists into this constraining box where you must look, dress, say and sing a certain way. SZA, however, is at whole, an act of defiance and liberalization to that way of thinking.  “I don’t want to be pigeonholed … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/how-sza-taking-ctrl-has-allowed-us-to-tap-into-our-divine-selves/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • July 12, 2017By Emily Ceja

    As I sit alone in this old wooden bench with the feel of warm sand between my toes I wonder why it is that the beach is so calming. Why the beach is loved by so many and why it is that even if you dont get in the water or build a sand castle … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-sea-of-frustration-only-carries-waves-of-emotion/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read