November 18, 2011

Fly-aspora

Black Gold Of The Sun


Black Gold of The Sun. Indian Gold. Ghetto Gold.
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon.
She is Oyá, Yemayá and definitely Oshún.
Lakshmi and Kali.
Not Venus de Milo.
She is the mahogany, chocolate, amber glow of Black Power.
She is delicate and kick ass. Narrow hips and big ass.
She is Mumbai, Dubai and Bed Stuy.
She is Rum Raisin shellacked lips.
Afro-Sheen.
Afro-Queen.
Afro-Asiatic.
She smells like Chai.
Nagchampa.
A Mississippi Masala Mozambiquen Maroon.
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December 2, 2010

Fly-aspora

FLY-ASPORA: Shingai Shoniwa

Shingai Elizabeth Maria Shoniwa: Lead singer & bassist of The Noisettes; English of Zimbabwean descent; Virgo; Joined Amnesty International’s “Make Some Noise” to raise awareness of conflict in Darfur; A twin.


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