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Cherry Hibiscus Tea gets to the heart of the artists behind the words. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cherry-hibiscus-tea/support

Cherry Hibiscus Tea L.M. Bennett

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Cherry Hibiscus Tea gets to the heart of the artists behind the words. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cherry-hibiscus-tea/support

    S1E15: Shana A., The Limitless Spirit

    S1E15: Shana A., The Limitless Spirit

    The incomparable Shana A. from lesbian.erotic.poetry bares her soul on the first season finale of Cherry Hibiscus Tea! She talks about her namesake, how a crush changed the course of her destiny, and gave her the push she needed to complete her book, Passions of Love. Check it out!

    Check out Shana A on Instagram here or here.

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    Listen to Gustaav & Jobii - Acoustick here.


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    • 56 min
    S1E14: Kyndra Crump, The Radical Jokester

    S1E14: Kyndra Crump, The Radical Jokester

    Comedian Kyndra Crump speaks her truth about the power words have to heal...or to wound. She shares one time an edgy joke landed her in hot water with an angry audience. Also, she shares the story of her first same-sex relationship, and her complex relationship with her mother.

    Note that Kyndra also TRIES to turn things around on L.M.! Keyword: TRIES. Take a listen!

    Follow Kyndra Crump’s Youtube channel here.

    You can also find her here on Instagram.

    Find Cherry Hibiscus Tea on Instagram here.

    Listen to Justnormal - The Old One here.


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    • 57 min
    S1E13: Sandra Hamlin, The Self-Assured Planner

    S1E13: Sandra Hamlin, The Self-Assured Planner

    This week, we speak with actor, writer, producer and director Sandra Hamlin. Sandra talks with us about how she created opportunities for herself until she not only found a seat at the table, but sat herself at the head of it. She also talks about her short film, "Pieces", her first same-sex relationship, and the inspiration for her Black Cherry piece, "Warm Velvet." (Sandra, if you're reading this, I'm still waiting for my red velvet cake. Thanks!)

    Watch Sandra's film Pieces here.

    Learn more about Black Cherry here.

    Hear Jobii - Main Cabin here.


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    • 50 min
    S1E12: Nkenge Browner, The Fearless Truth Teller

    S1E12: Nkenge Browner, The Fearless Truth Teller

    Outspoken author Nkenge Browner stops by for a fun interview to discuss her latest book, D*ck and Donuts, why she dislikes being called “Queen” and why studs ain’t ISH. Stop what you’re doing (I promise you it’s not as entertaining) and listen.

    Find Nkenge Browner here.

    Follow Nkenge on Instagram.

    Follow LM Bennett on Instagram.

    Listen to Crashplay by PinklooksWhite here.


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    • 52 min
    S1E11: Aunt Georgia Lee, The Ardent Scribe

    S1E11: Aunt Georgia Lee, The Ardent Scribe

    Author of the Real Lesbians of Atlanta series author, Aunt Georgia Lee, stops by to chat about her work in the Atlanta LGBTQ+ scene, preserving the legacy of Black Lesbian writers and...her love for soap operas!

    Find Caught Up & Strapped Up here.

    Check out Lesbian411.info!

    Aunt Georgia Lee mentions multi-hyphenate lesbian creative Cheryl Dunye, whose work is found here.

    Listen to Xavy Rusan - Twissin Top here.


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    • 48 min
    S1E10: Literary Stud, The Ornate Strategist

    S1E10: Literary Stud, The Ornate Strategist

    Did you peep the jaw-dropping, for-GROWN-ears-only bonus episode, Anticipation? The author, the sensational Literary Stud drops in to talk about growing up as a masculine of center Preacher’s Kid, her series “Maxi’s Place” and much, much more. You don’t want to miss this week’s episode!

    Follow Literary Stud on Instagram here.

    Get the Maxi’s Place series here.

    Find out more about Anticipation, and Black Cherry, here.

    To listen to Duck in a Box by Jobii, click here.


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    • 48 min

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