NIA MAGAZINE CONTRIBUTING WRITERS

NOBI DeLON

Nobi DeLon is a NJ based writer, educator, and empowerment facilitator obsessed with vintage Black glamour, hip hop, good conversation, reading, sweet tea, and hope. Always evolving, this proud mama of three considers herself most fearless when she is being creative behind a pen, podium or set of turntables. Connect with Nobi on her new vice, Instagram.

Nobi's latest articles

Special Girl, Real Good Girl: What Women Gain When They Give...

Let’s face it, sex sells everything from haute couture to Doritos. Pop culture’s influence is tightly wound around every aspect of our lives - especially...

Sheri Riley Wants You To Stop Spending 100% of Your Time...

For a long time, I’d look in the mirror and never actually see… me. Sure, my face beat was on point, the kinky curls were...

MARTY FLETCHER

Marty Fletcher is an author, blogger and expert in improving friendships between women. She is the author of “Broken Whole” and “The Better Than Best Friend Guide: Becoming The Friend You Need Her To Be“. Her books empower, motivate, and inspire women to become better women and friends.

Marty's latest articles

Before You Give Up: 6 Things to Do When Life Won’t...

Life has a funny way of working out. It sometimes seems like the more mature you get, the less control you feel you have...

5 Things Every Woman Needs To Be Successful

So you’ve decided that you want to be successful.  Great!  This will be the easiest decision you make on your road to success. The road...

SADE JANEL OJUOLA

Sade Janel Ojuola is a teacher, writer, counselor, and humanitarian in the making. Based in Los Angeles but currently living in Thailand, Sade is determined to make an impact wherever she is in the world. She writes about being the next Oprah and the rest of her casual life plans at OprahIsMyReligion.wordpress.com.

Sade's latest articles

What’s On Your Bucket List? (and How to Check It Off)

It seems to be tradition to examine the direction of our lives twice a year: once at the beginning to set resolutions, and once...

6 Lessons Living Abroad Has Taught Me About Life

For the past six months, I have lived in southeast Asia as an English teacher in Thailand. Being a born-and-bred Californian, the experience has been...

TANITH RICE-HARRIS

Tanith Rice-Harris is a wanna-be stay at home wife, mother and an aspiring romance author. She spends her days being creative, searching for good music, and trying not to suck at life. Check her out at: www.sunnyharris.net or on Facebook.

Tanith's latest articles

Don’t Believe the Hype: Loving Yourself in the Age of Social...

In the age of social media, it often seems that perception is everything. Everyone wants to have the perfect life, the best selfies, a flawlessly...

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons: 4 Surprisingly Life Affirming Messages I’ve...

It's always important to concentrate on what can be gained in a situation, rather than harp on the injustice of it all. While many are still...

TAKIA ROSS

Takia is a professional Make-Up Artist and owner of Accessmatized, LLC the home of Pretty Mobile Baltimore, DMV’s First Mobile Make-Up Studio. Takia’s passion is to encourage and inspire women to live their best lives and dream BIG; and she is leading by example. http://www.accessmatized.com

Takia's latest articles

I’m Only Allowing Myself 48 Hours to Grieve the End of...

My relationship is over. I don’t want it to be but it is. I hoped that we could talk about things and work through the...

Mind Your Business. Yes, I Said It!

It happens to all of us. That moment when you’re scrolling down your timeline and you see it. Someone launched the idea you have been sitting...

SARAH SOMIAN

Sarah Somian is a Holistic Nutritionist and Wellness Consultant with a passion for natural and holistic methods of healing and nourishing the body. She firmly believes that Nature and whole foods can be powerful medicines, when used appropriately. Her mission is to empower and educate her clients so that they can enjoy vibrant health from the inside out. A real globetrotter and travel enthusiast as well, you can easily find her via her website: www.deliciouslyvibrant.com, Instagram, or Facebook.

Sarah's latest articles

5 Tips To Help You Stick to A Consistent Exercise Routine

We are now four months into 2017. By now, many people have already given up on their “I’m gonna work out every day” New...

What Cuba Has Taught Me

It has now been about 1 week since I left Cuba and I am still processing everything that I got to experience and see on...

DR. KATRINA SPIGNER

Dr. Katrina Spigner (Dr. K) is the Founder and CEO of Re-Source Solutions,LLC, a personal and professional growth and development company. She is a certified personal and executive coach, inspirational speaker, workshop facilitator, author of three books, and an adjunct professor. Dr. K is the creator of the research-based, Voice Positioning System, a strategy that emerges out of her “Voice Lessons” program, which is designed to help women harness their power and master their influence. More than anything, Dr. K’s heart’s desire is to live her life in a way that SPEAKS LIFE! Find her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Dr. K's latest articles

What Will Happen to the Black Woman’s Voice When Michelle Obama...

On August 25, 2008, Mrs. Michelle Obama took the stage at the Democratic National Convention. In front of an exuberant crowd, she stepped up...

APRIL BOOK CLUB SELECTION

April Book Club Selection: “Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on...

We're so excited to announce our April 2017 NiaMagazine.com Book Club selection: Exponential Living® - Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on 10% of Who You...

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Don’t Believe the Hype: Loving Yourself in the Age of Social...

In the age of social media, it often seems that perception is everything. Everyone wants to have the perfect life, the best selfies, a flawlessly...

WHAT'S TRENDING

Why I Choose Peace Above All Things

I have heard it said that over time, women actually forget the pain of labor and delivery. Perhaps that is one of the reasons...

6 Simple Steps To a Happier You

So we’re a little ways into the New Year, and perhaps you’re feeling a bit frustrated about not being able to tackle all of...

Girl Fight: Why Your Friendship Status Isn’t for Social Media

There is a quote that reads: “To have a true enemy, choose a friend”. If you don’t believe it, take a look at your social...