TUV Magazine held their first ever model search for a Masculine of Center Woman to be featured on the cover. After a great competition of submissions and record voting N. Gina Malak rose above the entries!

Meet TUV Magazine first-ever Pretty Tomboi N. Gina Malak! Gina describes herself as an Innovator, Philanthropist and an Activist. Gina, a native of California, currently residing in the Atlanta, GA area. She is notably recognized as a leading Interoperability Healthcare, Public Health Engineer and an International Digital Health Speaker.                                       N. Gina Malak 

Gina is founder of Pretty Tombois a social space for lesbian women. Pretty Tombois™ is a Digital Entertainment and Innovations company.  Pretty Tombois™ started as a Facebook Group, a safe place for LGBTQ women of color to interact, engage in thought-provoking conversations, entertainment, and a place for online dating. The group has quickly grown to over 2,000 members.

If you’ve never been to the “DURTY SOUTH” then you don’t know NOTHING about a club like the “PYNK.” Pussy Valley aka PValley has given a resurgences to Mississippi Pride, Strippers, Crunk Music, Country Grammar, and the meaning of what a Hole in the Wall is! Each Sunday Night playwriter Katori Hall (from Memphis 10) gives us LIFE on the cable network Starz. Each week PVALLEY explores the grit, glitter, and glamour of a stripper & hustler’s life!

     Actor J. Alphonse aka LIL Murder

Nicco Annan aka “The HBIC” of The PYNK Uncle Clifford

The relationship between Lil’ Murder & Uncle Clifford created a buzz of discomfort for some viewers. TUV contributing writer Derrick Barrett deep dives into this complicated yet societal forbidden relationship. In the LGBTQ Community this is not a new thing for men on the low [to engage] with nonbinary or queer women or men. But what is new is people starting to own their desires and own their identity through understanding human sexuality. Wait until you read Barrett’s take on this relationship! The bigger question is “Can They Live?” Hurry up Season 2

Ricky Dortch, Jr. 

Our Health & Wellness contributor is Owner of Ambishun Fitness LLC, Ricky Dortch Jr. is certified personal trainer and nutrition specialist through the nationally accredited organization NFPT (National Federation of Personal Trainers). This means he has been trained to guide individuals on their path to a healthier lifestyle using various training methods along with nutritional guidance. Ricky teaches individuals that no two bodies are alike and it takes a knowledgeable individual to guide a person to a healthier life.

Getting Married During a Pandemic – Meet the Hannah’s

Marriage ceremonies, or weddings, are among the most important events in the lives of many people. The Hannah’s found a creative way to blend their families. Virginia & Paige Hannah tied the knot before masked family and friends in Memphis, TN. In attendance were a handful of friends and family, and the nuptial live-streamed their wedding for those who were kept away by the pandemic.

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