BONUS | That Part: Intimacy & MS (Layer 3) — feat. A Hot MS — Britt Quiroz

We continue our series,  That Part: Intimacy & MS with a bonus episode about self-acceptance with singer, motivational speaker and disability advocate A Hot MS — Britt Quiroz. We know that self-love is the first step to forming an intimate relationship, but how can you love yourself if you haven’t accepted yourself? Tune in to this engaging conversation.

You can find A Hot MS on her website http://ahotms.com, on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @ahotms.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

BONUS | That Part: Intimacy & MS — feat. A Hot MS — Britt Quiroz

We continue our series,  That Part: Intimacy & MS with a bonus episode about self-acceptance with singer, motivational speaker and disability advocate A Hot MS — Britt Quiroz. We know that self-love is the first step to forming an intimate relationship, but how can you love yourself if you haven’t accepted yourself?

Episode 64 | That Part: Intimacy & MS (Layer 2) — feat. Keyonna Renea, Jasmine & Dr. April Moreno, Ph.D

Welcome back to our series “That Part: Intimacy & MS” — we’re peeling back the layers, and this is Layer 2. Join us for our first ever self-love round table featuring Keyonna Renea, Jasmine & Dr. April Moreno, Ph.D. You won’t want to miss this engaging conversation.

You can find Keyonna on IG @keyonna.renea or her website http://keyonnarenea.com. Find Jasmine on IG @poetic_khaos. You can find April on her website at http://doctoraprilwellness.com and IG @doctoraprilwellness.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — http://patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

Episode 63 | That Part: Intimacy & MS (Layer 1) — feat. Keyonna Renea

We know that self-love is the genesis of any intimate relationship — its power cannot be overstated. Join us for “Layer 1” of “That Part: Intimacy and MS” — our first-ever multi-part series on intimacy and MS. This week, we are joined by boudoir photographer, body coach, and fellow MSer, Keyonna Renea. She talks about what self-love means to her. Stay tuned for an exciting few weeks!

Keyonna Renea

You can find her on IG @keyonna.renea as well as her website http://keyonnarenea.com

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

Episode 62 | “We Are Ill”: Redefining What Sick and MS Look Like — feat. Victoria Reese & Lauren Work

Lauren Work & Victoria Reese, co-founders of “We Are Ill”

We round out MS Awareness Month with a conversation with Victoria Reese and Lauren Work — cofounders of We Are Ill.

We Are Ill is a nonprofit organization with a mission to redefine what sick looks like. We Are Ill will bring attention to and unite female-identifying women of color battling MS. We will do so through a supportive social media network, political and social advocacy, educational programming, and in-person and online support groups. 

Find them on the web at http://weareillmatic.com, Instagram @weareillmatic and their members-only Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/weareillmatic/.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

BONUS | Podcasting During the Pandemic (Part I) — feat. Sydney B. & Carlos Kareem Windham

When “business as usual” goes wrong. Join us for this bonus episode as we chat with Sydney B. and our favorite guest co-host, Carlos Kareem Windham. Part 2 of this episode can be found on our Patreon at http://patreon.com/myelinmelanin.

Sydney B.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Carlos Kareem Windham

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

BONUS | Podcasting During the Pandemic (Part I) — feat. Sydney B. & Carlos Kareem Windham

When “business as usual” goes wrong. Join us for this bonus episode as we chat with Sydney B. and our favorite guest co-host, Carlos Kareem Windham. Part 2 of this episode can be found on our Patreon at http://patreon.com/myelinmelanin. You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin.

Episode 60 | Reflections on Work, Productivity & MS — feat. Kiki Charles

Tune in to Episode 60 of the Myelin & Melanin Podcast!

Being asked “what you do” when you’re on SSDI can be triggering for many MSers. Join us for a conversation with fellow MSer and content creator Kiki Charles as we grapple with this topic.

Kiki Charles

Please forgive the sound quality of this episode.

You can find Kiki on Instagram and Twitter @kikicharles.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

Episode 58 | “It Gives Me Control”: Comedy, Disability & MS — feat. Rosani Christy & Carlos Kareem Windham

We are joined in Episode 58 by comedians Rosani Christy and Carlos Kareem Windham (also our favorite guest co-host) for a conversation about comedy, disability, and MS.

You can find Rosani on Instagram @rosanichristy. You can find Carlos @elcballonegrito (also, just Google him).

Carlos Kareem Windham

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Rosani Christy

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Episode 58 | “It Gives Me Control”: Comedy, Disability & MS – feat. Rosani Christy & Carlos Kareem Windham

We are joined in Episode 58 by comedians Rosani Christy and Carlos Kareem Windham (also our favorite guest co-host) for a conversation about comedy, disability, and MS. You can find Rosani on Instagram @rosanichristy. You can find Carlos @elcballonegrito (also, just Google him). You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin.

Episode 57 | “Black Men Have MS”: Intersections, Visibility & MS — feat. Frederick T. Joseph

Join us for Episode 57 of the Myelin & Melanin Podcast!

Frederick T. Joseph

Tune in for a conversation with marketing professional, author & cultural critic, Frederick T. Joseph. We chat about intersectionality, representation, visibility, and MS.

Find Frederick on Instagram & Twitter @FredTJoseph.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo, and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

BONUS | Canine Companions for Independence — feat. Jennifer Hanes

It’s March — MS Awareness Month. Join us for a bonus episode featuring an organization that may prove to be an invaluable resource for MSers.

Tune in for a conversation with Jennifer Hanes from Canine Companions for Independence. Founded in 1975, Canine Companions for Independence® is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs (free of charge) and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. 

Find CCI on the web at http://cci.org and Instagram and Twiter at @ccicanine.

You can find us on the web at myelinandmelanin.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @myelinmelanin. You can also subscribe to us on YouTube.

Consider supporting us through our Patreon — patreon.com/myelinmelanin. Patrons can gain access to exclusive content, Myelin & Melanin swag & more.

Your support helps us offset the cost of maintaining our website, paying for our remote recording technology, music, podcast & merchandise production and more.

As we do not get paid to produce the podcast, these are costs that come out of our pockets. This can often be a struggle.

Also, if you enjoy the podcast, please take a minute to leave us a 5-Star rating on Apple Podcasts.

Stream the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Peace!

BONUS | Canine Companions for Independence — feat. Jennifer Hanes

It’s March — MS Awareness Month. Join us for a bonus episode featuring an organization that may prove to be an invaluable resource for MSers. Tune in for a conversation with Jennifer Hanes from Canine Companions for Independence.