Cierra Chenier

Cierra Chenier is a contributing writer and creator born and raised in New Orleans. Driven by her love for her city and its people, she created NOIR ‘N NOLA, a brand highlighting the history, politics, lagniappe, and soul of Black New Orleans. With written works published locally and nationally, Chenier serves as a voice for the New Orleans community, increases social awareness, and encourages action through highlighting history and culture.

King & Queen Emporium International manifests healing, culture, natural products on Bayou Road

By Cierra Chenier / September 16, 2019

The innovation of transport and culture on historic Bayou Road thrives with King & Queen Emporium International, a company supplying handmade soap, oil, incense, and shea butter while fostering healing and spiritual manifestation through its space and products.

Serenity in Storyville: Magnolia Yoga offers peace for body, mind

By Cierra Chenier / July 25, 2019

The space is New Orleans first black-owned yoga studio and continues the legacy of female entrepreneurship in Storyville.