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Ryisha “RyRy” Copeland opens up about her journey in entrepreneurship. Pg. 14-15

Features Lynette TheBoss pg.4 TL Thorne…pg.6 Pecan Tree Publishing…pg.8 Mark Edwards …pg.9 SaQred Dispute Resolution…pg.10 Ryisha Copeland…pg.16 Life with Kelly G…pg.20 Never Forget…pg.22 Hidden Gems…pg.25

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Lynette TheBoss is the WINNER of the 2012 NC Model/Talent Search Competition and she did it at the age of 42! This Former Model started Modeling in her Late Teens and during her Modeling Years she was exposed to High End Designers Fashion/Fragrances. This exposed her to that part of Lifestyle she already had a passion for; Fashion, Beauty Products and Fragrances. Modeling showed Lynette TheBoss her love on a Higher Caliber. After Modeling ended Lynette TheBoss wanted to accomplish another Goal and that was to start her own business. She always had a Leadership, Risk Taker, Go-Getter, Determination and Entrepreneurial Mindset. She was indecisive of what Business to pursue, so she decided to Help other New Entrepreneurs with their Businesses. In 2016, Lynette TheBoss created and started her Business called "BOSSES UNITE" also a Social Media Blog Page. Her Business was a platform for New Entrepreneurs to present their Business to the Public. Lynette TheBoss promoted and developed her Events called "Entrepreneur Expos" at Elegant Hotels. Her focus, drive and consistency of promoting her Business and for others eventually caught the attention of Music Artists. Music Artists suddenly started to contact Lynette TheBoss to Promote their Music and Videos. She was surprised by this opportunity that bestowed her but her mentuality is not to turn down opportunities that come her way, she accepted! In 2019, Lynette TheBoss Business transitioned into being a Promoter for Music Artists and it ended her Business, BOSSES UNITE. This Opportunity advanced to Music Artists wanted Representation of Management by her. She added Artist Management to her Resume for a short period. But she states, It was a great learning experience and she overseeded her expectations. Lynette TheBoss became a full fledged Promoter and Artist Recruiter for Artists Showcases in Durham, NC. Adding Promoting for Clubs, Festivals, Events & Business Services. Lynette TheBoss still wanted a Business of her own to fulfill her passion and love. She figured that out to be a Fragrance Line. In January 2020, the New Decade, She Launched her own Signature Fragrance Line called LUXURIOUS LOVE! She created her Brand to be High End but without the High End price. She also wanted her Fragrance Line to focus on both sex(Men & Women). The Scent is Sweet, Soft & Sensual. The Cologne has a touch of Masculinity. This is an Elegant Fragrance you can wear year round. Lynette TheBoss has also added a Body Moisturizer called Luxurious Love Body Silk and a Bath Care Product called Luxurious Love 3 N 1. This is a Bubble Bath, Body Wash and Hand Wash all in one.

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Feel Like Going On Album dropping 8/2020 featuring the hit single SPEAK LORD! Follow T.L. Thorne on Spotify and be blessed by this anointed vessel of God. 6

“We Were Put Here for A Purpose and To Fulfill Our Destiny Blaze Your Trail and Don't Leave the Same Way You Came Make A Grand Exit.” -Lakesha Giles

“Love Yourself So Much That When Someone Treats You Wrong You Recognize It...” -Dusya Lyubovskaya “You Are A Chosen People A Royal Priesthood…” 1 Peter 2:9


- Jeanette Huston hat do you get when you have found the love of your life and you find out that

she has more secrets and excuses the with Government? DoMindset.” you pray and ask “Amore Beautiful Daythan Begins A Beautiful God for clarity? Do you go to the streets that raised you to get the answers? Do you look - Kierra Falcon love through weary eyes filled with distrust, or do you follow your heart because conquers all….well this book is about to take you on that journey. “As Long as You're Alive You Can Learn Something New It Starts with You.” - Iana Moss

“When we look to our time we will often fail when we seek God's timing this is when we prevail..” - Renata F. Nedab “ Your Past does Not Define you Your Past Prepares you...” - Quiana Bones

“ You're Not A Victim For Sharing Your Story you are a survivor setting the world on fire with your truth... - Dalkiria Wilson

“ You Can't Walk In My Shoes I Don't Wear Any....” - Michelle Laibly



The Story Holder Mattress The Story Holder, is a book of poems... short poetic stories of life. Just when you thought it was only you who knew your story... guess what, the mattress also knew and kept your most intimate, and secret journey's throughout.



Grand Rising, Having a business is nice...but what will you do if one of your clients or patrons gets suit happy? Or it could be a business partner/friend. It could take months to years to get it before the judge. The courts recommend the use of us. Due to covid19 they are backlogged! Even after this stuff blows over, they will be. The fee of mediation with me? $1200 a day and clients usually do no more than 3 days. That is cost effective opposed to a lawyer. Which may charge upwards of $10,000 and up. If you do more than 3 days I am flexible with the fee a little bit. It is all virtual, so you don't have to worry about catching cooties or a virus. I'm safety first. Plus, I can mediate anywhere in the united states. Plus, I'm client friendly. 16 years of customer service experience. That's what matters. I've mediated over 30 transactions before being certified and now, court approved. I may not YET be internationally known in your eyes. But I take care of people's problems for a living. You also get into your uber or buy food from people you don't know personally. So, that's definitely not going to hold you back. There are benefits to doing your mediation with us. You get a person who is Intuitive *over 26 years trained*, who will dispute with you and your opposing party an outcome that helps all involved. I'm not promising satisfaction for all, but I will operate in the highest integrity and honesty. That's guaranteed. Character is my number one priority, along with helping you resolve the issue. Consider: SaQred Dispute Resolutions to meet your dispute needs. We are here and we are not afraid.

Ok...that last part I got from optimus prime, but you get my point. Contact: Quornesha S. Lemon Text/Call: 424-283-2787 *I always answer my dang phone unless I'm in another call. I usually respond right away.



Business credit, what’s that? Any loan or line of credit to a company or an individual for business purposes as opposed to personal use.

1. Separate your business and personal finances. 2. Use business credit lines for your business expenses. 3. Pay attention to your score and to any errors.

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Destinee's Fashion was founded in 2016 by Larendra, who is a talented and experienced seller. All the jewelry in the store comes directly from the manufacturer to bring the customers the best products at a low price. Since our establishment, we've made a promise to ourselves and our loyal customers, to continue having stunning pieces available for them to add to their collection. Which is why our loyal customers keep coming back. To us they will always be the V.I.P. When it comes to Destinee's Fashion, the customers aren't just supporting a small business, but they are also helping the homeless, children, and those that are in Africa that are in need. It helps them to have food, clothing, as well as help the children in Africa to get a better education. We do the best we can to help anyone in need. Our goal is to continue to grow so that we can continue to help those in need so it can help improve their lives.


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Ryisha “RyRy” Copeland is one thriving and blossoming as a Copeland is the boss of her doing well and making a women’s boutique that is

of many young black beautiful women businesswoman and an entrepreneur. own brand, PikUrPoison, which is name for itself. PikUrPoison a small growing every day!

“If I’m anything, I thankful to God for all

would have to say I’m blessed and of his goodness,” she explained.

Ryisha “RyRy” Being a mother is become an having a hard time revealed. It was at jobs when caring decided to become her primarily starting off business just grew

Copeland is a mother of two. apart of what made Copeland entrepreneur, she was always finding a sitter for her kids, she always an inconvenience working for 2 small children. So, she own boss and make her own money, selling sunglasses and eyelashes – the from there!

PikUrPoison relates to “Are you hot or cold? poison? That’s always supporters, and I’ve Copeland went on, “This It’s a vibe. From the in, right down to the goals Her advice for anyone definitely GO FOR IT! easy. “You have to have dedication!”

people by their styles and fashion. Sweet or sour? What’s your been my questions to my been receiving love ever since!” is what sets PikUrPoison apart. work and dedication that I put I have set for myself.” wanting to start a business is to However, remember it’s not patience, motivation and




Recipe Feature 1 cup chicken broth, divided 1 large egg ½ pound sweet Italian sausage 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 small onion, chopped 2 ribs celery, chopped 1 (8 ounce) can diced water chestnuts, drained ¼ cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon dried thyme ½ teaspoon dried sage ½ teaspoon ground black pepper 5 cups plain stuffing bread cubes

Courtesy of Allrecipes.com Directions Instructions Checklist Step 1 Whisk 1/2 cup broth and egg together in a mixing bowl. Set aside. Step 2 Turn on a multi-functional pressure cooker (such as Instant Pot®) and select Saute function. Add sausage and cook, breaking up with a spoon, for 3 minutes. Add butter, onion, celery, and water chestnuts. Cook 4 minutes more and turn pot off. Add parsley, salt, thyme, sage, and black pepper. Stir to combine. Add bread cubes to pot and pour egg mixture on top. Toss to combine. Step 3 Close and lock the lid. Select manual and set the timer for 6 minutes; allow 2 minutes for pressure to build. There will be no pressure to release in this step; when timer is up, carefully remove the lid and add remaining broth. Step 4 Close and lock the lid again. Select manual and set the timer for 5 minutes; allow 2 minutes for pressure to build. Release pressure carefully using the quick-release method according to manufacturer's instructions, about 5 minutes. Unlock and remove the lid. Step 5 Remove the lid and transfer dressing to a serving dish.




Hello to all, I'm ARW from H-Town, Tx. What made me begin the zany, yet relatable fictional storytelling bi-monthly podcast, "Life with Kelly G" was originally back in 2013. The original story was Kelly Gigen was trying to pursue a Radio DJ career but years later, I changed it to an inspiring Screenwriter of what was reflective of some parts of my "Real" life of being an experienced "Jacks of all Trades" Film Assistant & PT Hospital Food Service Aide mixing with "Fiction Everyday Life". Growing up I wanted to be Animator, Cartoonist, or a Painter when I had that creative knack but, life changes got in the way due to a lot of personal setbacks that I had a falling out with Art, until later on I first I was trying to do Acting & Modeling to deal with failure of being rejected, scammed by dirty folks who exploited me, which it help me learn lessons to be wise, investigate and not be too gullible. Later on, took a different path to Screenwriting, Filmmaking, and Voice Lessons. So now as time moved on, I'm stable and I have been happily married for 10 years going strong. The concept of the story came about when I took a Radio Broadcasting workshop for a public radio access show, when a teacher I will not name, ask to come up with an original show to broadcast which never got aired due the teacher being a jerk, (I never nothing to this teacher) due, the person playing games and the schedule so many times. So, I quit on it, took time off to work terrible 9-5 jobs to dealing with serious private matters I had to take care, for a while until years later when podcasts were became more popular since the changes of Social Media platforms have risen, technology improving over time, me dealing rejection from agencies, being scammed with phony promises, having my taste (Good, Bad, and Ugly) working on Film sets and in Radio to heavily go to countless Film, Screenwriting, Voice Acting multiple Media workshops, classes, seminars, mixers, I felt I needed to go back re-develop the show, which it came at the right time in 2020! Enter the world of 38-year-old Kelly Gigen, a struggling widow who wants to succeed as a screenwriter but is going through the harsh reality of working two jobs as part time hospital food service aide and film assistant. Each week you will get a glimpse of the highs, the lows, the wacky occurrences that transitions into a positive light. Mainly adults 18 years & older. Not so many expletives, short episodes since it will be a bi-monthly show of 15 temporary episodes, generally speaking about "Life" & "Creativity". So far, I have a small following and I like to thank everyone for tuning in. The good thing is I'm cool with people whether if people do or don't like it, I can't change anybody's opinions of "Loner Culture" because it does exist since I'm an elusive, shy recluse who is not anti-social; I mean work with people all time to pay the bills and would like space, LOL! Sure, I'm glad I have a family, I just don't like the outdated negative stereotypes of what society labels "recluse & elusive". I'm a positive 20

person, I keep to myself and don't dig in anybody's profiles unless it's profoundly serious we all need to be aware! I like to collect my thoughts when writing a story to relate to the audience which is therapeutic, taking pictures, and doing DIY videos. It's just I don't like it when people force me to do something I'm not comfortable with to be more sociable when people find it abnormal. I would not force anyone to the same thing, I respect you for who you are, please do the same with me equally. Nīvē means "You Are" or "Yourself" in the Kannada language from India. Like all adults, I dealt with personal struggles to help inspire people to share stories, Art Therapy, DIY tips and to never change themselves through challenging times. Positivity, Negativity or Whatever you think, I can't change anyone's mind. ;-) It's free, no login required, no ads, press denied "Data Collection" I don't approve of it, only the Mobile Carrier does that. My management and I are paying monthly to not have those annoying ads to make it comfortable, easy to have a good experience to explore. Nīvē was inspired in 2020 as we deal with challenging times, I feel that there's so much going on I felt there was a need to share this app to adults with no price attached! As of the moment, I'm awaiting approval from Apple (keep your fingers cross). So as of which, it's on Google Play Store.



2020 has been a year of vision indefinitely. The untimely encounters that we all have experienced thus far has been overwhelming and eye opening. The status of the country at this time has been the most divided it has been in years. The systems in place are at an all-time fault, and again – we have not witnessed “justice.” Personally, I’m not even sure what that word means at this point. What is the answer at this point? We all go out and vote on the local, state and nationwide level, but what will really change? Will people in an authoritative position start being held accountable for their actions without them being pushed under the rug as is the world doesn’t see it? Will blatant racism diminish? We have protested and spoke up, but has it been enough? Why are we seeing the same history repeat itself from decades ago? If not centuries? So many questions and not enough answers. We stand together in this fight and will continue to say their names.

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” -Martin Luther King Jr.




Hidden Gems is a reality TV show coming to a screen near you! It is based on real life entrepreneurs revealing the good, bad, and ugly about the behind the scenes life of creating opportunities to make your own money. Stay tuned!


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Diamond Elite Magazine Q4 2020  

The Q4 2020 Issue of Diamond Elite Magazine cover features Ryisha "RyRy" Copeland owner of PikUrPoison, Life with Kelly G, Lynette TheBoss,...

Diamond Elite Magazine Q4 2020  

The Q4 2020 Issue of Diamond Elite Magazine cover features Ryisha "RyRy" Copeland owner of PikUrPoison, Life with Kelly G, Lynette TheBoss,...