TwentyThreeNineteen | Music As Therapy

We talk with Indie Pop Rock band 'twentythreenineteen' about how their writing process is like therapy to them. We also talk about the new Joker Movie, Kanye West, Mindy Kaling, and Emmy Award winning Fleabag.

TwentyThreeNineteen | Music As Therapy

"Alone" Explores the Battle Within

Multiple members of the Narrative team worked on a short film together last year, titled Alone. It was featured in the New York State international film festival last week. Alone was directed by Narrative’s very own Joshua Stanley, and was written and produced by our very own Mya Anderson. Alone is a film that explores themes of self worth, isolation and mental fragmentation in a unique and powerful way.

"Alone" Explores the Battle Within

67. Zach Winters | When Music & Life Merge

We talk with singer songwriter Zach Winters, about his inspiration from other cultures and how his life and music are woven together. We also talk about how social media is changing our world, how Disney is just pretending to woke, and much more!

67. Zach Winters | When Music & Life Merge

Body Positivity is Trending

The self-love and body-confidence movement is trending. Cellulite. Stretch marks. Tummy rolls. Double chins. Guess what, ladies? We all have them. Finally, we are starting to normalize our own bodies in a society that has constantly pressured us to hate our “flaws”.

Body Positivity is Trending

Hollywood's Bleeding So Where Do We Go?

So, you have just created a piece of art. You’ve directed a movie, written a book or produced your best song yet. Obviously, the next step is getting people to see or hear it. What’s the point of creating, if not to share with others? But, what is your goal? Most creators are looking for an audience, at least more than just your mom. We might say fame and money aren’t important, but is that true? Isn’t recognition how we thrive in our fields?

Hollywood's Bleeding So Where Do We Go?

Mecario | Being Truly Authentic in Music

This week we talk with R&B musician Mecario about about how he lays his entire life out in his music. We also talk about how men and women alike are using their platforms to empower women and Mindy Kaling's new movie about diversity behind the camera in Hollywood.

Mecario | Being Truly Authentic in Music

"Just Mercy" in a World of Injustice

Just Mercy is a film directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and is based on the real-life trial of Walter Mcmillian who, with the help of a young defense attorney named Bryan Stevenson, works to overturn his murder conviction. The film stars powerhouses, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, and Brie Larson.

"Just Mercy" in a World of Injustice

Jonathan Gabriel Masters | Infusing Gospel Into Music

We talk with singer-songwriter Jonathan Gabriel Masters about how is faith and music are always tied together. We also talk about having a life and career and the new Narrative Lifestyle Brand.

Jonathan Gabriel Masters | Infusing Gospel Into Music

Why A Narrative Lifestyle Brand?

Our core is always sharing stories of artists who are challenging the world, but there's something special about having a physical connection to another human being, and that is what we are trying to share with this lifestyle brand.

Why A Narrative Lifestyle Brand?

Why the Popes? - Religion Trends in Film

In an age where it is the fashion to question everything, trust no one, and unquestionably doubt the intentions of organized religion, people are continually fascinated by the ideas of power, corruption, and scandal within the realm of the church. Specifically, in this discussion, the Catholic church. 

Why the Popes? - Religion Trends in Film

Music Producer Carvello | Faith, Art, and Hip-Hop

This week we talk to music producer Carvello about using faith to collaborate. We also talk about ignorant news anchors, the new Taylor Swift Album, and a personality test for creatives.

Music Producer Carvello | Faith, Art, and Hip-Hop

Greta Gerwig Challenges Us to be Daring

In a world where directors are auteurs and those auteurs are usually men, it is nearly a miracle that any female director could be a household name. Well, thank God for Greta Gerwig, because she has turned the industry upside down. To the public, it seemed as though she came out of nowhere but behind the scenes, Greta Gerwig has been climbing the ladder with a hammer in her pocket hellbent on shattering the glass ceiling. 

Greta Gerwig Challenges Us to be Daring

Illustrator C.S. Fritz | Taking Time to Rest

This week we talk with author, illustrator, and Pastor C.S. Fritz. he shares the importance of taking time to step away from everything and rest. We also talk about the importance of owning your own work, the trend of films portraying sexual assault allegations, and much more.

Illustrator C.S. Fritz | Taking Time to Rest

"Love Antosha" Remembers Young Artist Anton Yelchin

Sometimes, people that we love, artists we admire, are gone too soon. Whether it be by illness or a freak accident, death steals from the art world too. Anton Yelchin was a young, up and coming actor who was gaining success and popularity due to his role in the Star Trek Reboots. He appeared in a number of Indie films and gave his voice to several animated features as well. He was young, talented, and absolutely beloved by his co-stars and friends. And then we lost him. 

"Love Antosha" Remembers Young Artist Anton Yelchin

Is Marvel’s Portrayal of Women WRONG!?

As we look back on a decade of cinematography, it is interesting to examine the evolution that occurs in Marvel’s portrayal of women.

Is Marvel’s Portrayal of Women WRONG!?

Angie Rose | Hip-Hop Evangelism

This week we share an amazing conversation with Hip-Hip Artist, Activist, and Entrepreneur, Angie Rose. We also talk about HBO's new Gen-X focused show, Euphoria, and the changing trend of teen dramas, female portrayal in Marvel movies, and even Bob Ross' painting show.

Angie Rose | Hip-Hop Evangelism

Challenging the Nature of Reality: "Undone"

NARRATIVE RECOMMENDS: Check out this beautiful, minimalist animation series, from Amazon Prime and the creators of BoJack Horseman, that challenges the concept of time travel and the nature of reality.

Challenging the Nature of Reality: "Undone"

Up and Coming Indie Actor...Shia Labeouf?

LaBeouf began his career in performing by getting on stage at comedy clubs around his neighborhood at age ten. He found himself an agent and ended up getting his big break on the Disney Channel original series, Even Stevens. This break was quickly followed by Holes. He also starred in a historical drama, a thriller, was a host on SNL, and then ascended to his first big adult role as Sam Winnicky in the Michael Bay Transformers series.

Up and Coming Indie Actor...Shia Labeouf?

The Couch Official - Social Justice Like Jesus

This week we talk with creative activist group, "The Couch" about how they are working to create a culture of listening. We also talk about summer film shoots, a new movie about women dying off, and the enneagram personality tests.

The Couch Official - Social Justice Like Jesus

The American Hero Film we Need: "Harriet"

Are you tired of the white savior films yet? I know I am. This weeks recommendation is one that finally puts a spotlight on a true American hero. Harriet Tubman. 

The American Hero Film we Need: "Harriet"