the podcast

ABOUT THE SHADES OF STRONG™ PODCAST

Shades of Strong is a conversational podcast about the everyday experiences of the Strong Black Woman.

On it you will hear conversations about how necessity of tearing down the myths and stereotypes that have kept us in bondage for years.

We recognize that Black women are tired of the Strong Black Woman, Super Woman myth that is used to ignore their pain and frustrations while praising them for putting up with mistreatment and disrespect.  It is our hope that this podcast empowers them to be and feel whatever Shade of Strong that feels right for them.

 

If you’re a  Black woman ready to throw the “cape” back at all the people who are constantly throwing it at you, you should definitley tune in.

MEET Your hosts, Shirl & Natty

Shirley Hubbard aka Shirl

Shirley Hubbard aka Shirl

Writer, speaker, conversation facilitator and  emotional wellness coach residing in the southern state of Mississippi. She’s hold a degree in Human Services with an emphasis in counseling.  She’s spent most of her  adult life working in the non-profit sector mentoring Black female youth living below the poverty line.  

Natalyn Bradshaw aka Natty

Natalyn Bradshaw aka Natty

Multi-disciplinary artist and writer based in Southwest Virginia. She has worked as an artistic coach and mentor, and as a music and voice teacher for two decades. Her creative interests come from her desire to express vulnerability in ways that draw people in and encourage self-reflection and awareness.

Subscribe and Listen on Your Favorite Podcast Platform

I love you both so much. I can’t wait until God brings women like you all into my physical circle. You both speak to my heart &  I’m grateful God brought you both in my virtual life. I fell in love with Shades Of Strong while listening to the episode-Behind the Mask of Angry Black Woman.  I now have an IPhone, so I faithfully listen to you all on Apple Podcasts. My voice gets stronger with every episode.  I have been silent for way too long.

L. Carter

This podcast is so amazing. Shirl and Natty are already my best friends in my head. They immediately make you feel like you are sitting on their couch with a glass of wine, having girl talk. I love the transparency, raw, realness and laughter. No matter what you are going thru these two amazing women will give you the courage and strength to  get through it. Each episode will take you on a healing journey you’ll never forget.

J. Danielle

I usually don’t  listen to podcasts, but today I said, “while you walk, you’re gonna feed your spirit.” I typed in “healing” to the podcast app & stumbled upon your episode “Dear Sis, You Don’t Have To Fake It.” I was beyond blessed by every word, so much so, I started sending the link out to others whom I thought could benefit. I am now a subscriber & I’m so glad I made the spontaneous choice to listen.


A. McKoy

EXPLORE LATEST EPISODES

NEW EPISODES EVERY MONDAY AND FRIDAY.

Back to Top
Dear Strong Black Woman

Want more  info on how you can join
us in this life altering movement?
Complete the form and let's make it happen.

Thank you. Your request was successful. Please check your email for next steps.

Thank you. Your request to was successful. Please check your email inbox for the info you requested.

Shades of Strong Black Woman

 

Thank you. Your request was successful. Please check your email for the information you requested.

HER Sacred Healing
Visualization Meditation

Thank you. Your request was successful. Please check your email for your FREE audio meditation

Join a sistahood where we see you even
when you struggle to see yourself.

Thank you. Your request was successful. Please check your email for next steps.