Posts by: Ashly Smith

Ashly is a freelance writer and poet from Baltimore, MD.

Book Review | The Paris Diaries by Andrea Bouchaud

Written on April 14, 2014 in ARTICLES

Picture being a 20-year-old college student who is eager to taste life. Will it be bitter? Will it be sweet? Who knows? The only thing on your mind is that you can’t wait to do it on your own; without parents, rules, or headaches. Seems like a piece of cake, right? While you’ve gotten your feet wet with attending college, you feel the need to t...

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On the Rise: Love and Hip Hop’s Amina Buddafly

Written on March 21, 2014 in ARTICLES

Before joining the cast of VH1’s Love and Hip Hop in 2013, the Hamburg, Germany born and bred, Aminata “Amina” Schmahl, knew that music was in her blood at an early age. Her Motown loving mother and jazz loving father were just two of many who played an important part in her musically rich upbringing.

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