In July of 2016,
Brandi on her last day at RC and her boss CEO Cece Cox on the 1st day of her sabbatical!
When i left, i wasn’t sure exactly WHAT making it on my own meant and what exactly it was that i really wanted to do. The only thing i knew was this: i wanted to be my own boss; i wanted to write; And i wanted to help my people (POC, queer, femme-identified) step into their power and create powerful things — art, writing, drag, creative business … whatever.
i’ve had a lot of false starts, a lot of failures, and just as many memorable wins.
The few people that have been on this journey with me know that
It hasn’t been easy. i’ve often been scared as hell, but
In my reprieve,
So last year,
It is this vein and spirit of Do or Die, that i decided to make this shift public and to (finally) speak out loud my new truth that, in addition to always being a drag queen, i am a writer, teacher, and coach for intersectional, POC, queer, femme-identifying writers, creative entrepreneurs, & performers.
It’s also why
My goal was to release my channel today with 3 videos that aligned with my new movement and trifecta of personal truth — writing, creative entrepreneurship, drag. i got 2 uploaded. Not my goal, but two is better than none. <3
i’d rather step scared shitless into my greatness than walk behind it in the fear of what everyone else will think.
Happy Monday loves.
i love you all.
P.S. i hope you’ll subscribe to my new YouTube channel HERE and check out my 2 new videos on YouTube – they are the focus and promise of things to come.