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Amber Alexander

Amber is a digital writer and journalist from Brooklyn, New York. A journalism graduate from Brooklyn College, she has written for publications including FADER, Vibe Magazine, LAPP, and Blavity. She is also a former Oprah Magazine intern. Amber is a proud Caribbean-American who loves everything music, fashion, lifestyle, and culture. Currently, she is freelance writing, sharing her adventures on social media, and working on becoming a full-time entertainment journalist.
PHOTOGRAPHY Stevie Love (@stevielove) STYLING Porsha Thelusma (@weekendonweb) JEWELRY The 8th Elementt (@the8thelementt) Some people are just born knowing their earthly purpose. Such is the case with spiritual advisor and Bruja Emilia Ortiz. She’s not your typical happy-go-lucky advisor either— Ortiz gives it to you raw just like her very straight-forward personality. Hailing from a Hispanic household in Flatbush, Ortiz learned the importance of holding onto your roots while moving into the future, a value her dad...