Readin' & Ragin' with Charles C. Patton

Charles C. Patton

Readin' & Ragin' (RRC) is the brainchild of Charles C. Patton. RRC serves as a haven for individuals who yearn to inspire and awaken the light from within through real-world analyses of creative written works, thought-provoking conversations, as well as a critical commentary on the world around us. All designed to aide each of us in our journey for self-discovery and enlightenment pushing us closer to actualizing our unique purpose.

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In this Special Edition of RRC Charles has a conversation with two of his brothers Clinton “Tre” Patton III and Maurice Tandy-Patton. They discuss a wide range of topics from dating to identity and have a few heart to hearts on past experiences. Please bear with the audio but we know the content will be worth the listen. We hope you enjoy the conversation! Visit Our Website Today: https://www.charlescpatton.com/rrc Follow Tre on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tpattontherise/ Follow Tre’s Fitness Page: https://www.instagram.com/mr_headphonez.fitness/ Follow Maurice on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mauricetp98/ Book Now with CC1st Spin: https://www.cc1stspin.com/ Check Out “The Kite Runner” here: https://bookshop.org/books?keywords=the+kite+runner Check Out “The Art of War” here: https://bookshop.org/books?keywords=the+art+of+war Check Out “The Looking Glass Wars” Trilogy here: https://bookshop.org/books?keywords=the+looking+glass+wars Listen to Don Toliver here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Gso3d4CscCijv0lmajZWs Listen to Gustav Holst – “The Planets: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity” here: https://open.spotify.com/album/0RlLLYNV9yQHBpWQDuelFw?highlight=spotify:track:3a0f1P42ynxsfOsMEAg05b Follow Charles on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/charlescpatton/ You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Spotify, Anchor, and where ever you listen to podcasts. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage! *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC*

Jul 16

1 hr 33 min

In this chapter Charles and Desiree discuss what pride means to them. Desiree shares her story of what it was like finally accepting her true self and the trials she has gone through to actualize that into this reality. We hope you enjoy the conversation!   Visit Our Website Today: https://www.charlescpatton.com/rrc Follow Desiree on Facebook @Linnethia F. Pittman Check Out "The SunRoom" by Avery Sunshine here: https://open.spotify.com/album/3XR4GTqZQ1eiVULjHQd38N  Follow Charles on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/charlescpatton/  You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Spotify, Anchor, and where ever you listen to podcasts. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage!    *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC*

Jul 1

55 min 1 sec

In this episode Charles and Tamia reflect on their college experience, relationships, what it means to be Black working in corporate America and how standing in grace has benefitted their self-growth. We hope you enjoy the conversation!   Visit Our Website Today: https://www.charlescpatton.com/rrc  Follow Tamia on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/tamia.midd/  Get "Don't Settle For Safe" by Sarah Jakes Roberts: https://bookshop.org/books/don-t-settle-for-safe-embracing-the-uncomfortable-to-become-unstoppable/9780718096359  Follow Charles on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/charlescpatton/  You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Spotify, Anchor, and where ever you listen to podcasts.  Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage!    *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC*

Jun 7

1 hr 9 min

In this Chapter Charles (@charlescpatton) and Shabazz (@shabazzart) base, their conversation on an interview with Tamron Hall and Billy Porter. They touch on everything concerning stepping into your truth and trusting your unique process/journey. We hope you enjoy the conversation!   Visit Our Website Today: https://www.charlescpatton.com/      Follow Shabazz on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/shabazzart/  Follow Charles on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/charlescpat...  Watch the full interview with Tamron Hall and Billy Porter: https://youtu.be/hr1RMHBcFAM  You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Spotify, Anchor, and where ever you listen to podcasts. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage!    *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC*

Nov 2020

36 min 48 sec

In this Chapter Charles (@charlescpatton) and Quelin (@queridaquelin) base their conversation on Bell Hooks’ “All About Love: New Visions” They touch everything concerning love. Love of self, family, romantic interests and how to navigate our own understanding of love while healing from trauma. We hope you enjoy the conversation! Follow Quelin on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/queridaquelin/   Get “All About Love: New Visions” here: https://www.academia.edu/33877231/All_about_love_bell_hooks You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Anchor, and Spotify. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage! Click Link for Resources: https://linktr.ee/charlescpatton *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC* For Chapter V Listen to “Ungodly Hour” here: https://open.spotify.com/album/2HIaUwS0PTUeqFFYHBBGAN

Oct 2020

1 hr 3 min

In this Chapter Charles (@charlescpatton) and Ira (@i.moor3) base their conversation on Kwame Mbalia's "Tristan Strong Punches A Hole In The Sky." They touch on the expectations of family and society, and what it means to heal from past traumas in order to find and accept your true identity. We hope you enjoy the conversation! Follow Ira on IG here: https://www.instagram.com/i.moor3/ Get "Tristan Strong Punches A Hole In The Sky" here: https://bookshop.org/books/tristan-strong-punches-a-hole-in-the-sky/9781368039932 You can catch new Chapters on YouTube, Anchor, and Spotify. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage! Click Link for Resources: https://linktr.ee/charlescpatton *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC* For Chapter IV Download "All About Love" x Bell Hooks here: https://www.academia.edu/33877231/All_about_love_bell_hooks    

Oct 2020

1 hr 3 min

In this Chapter Charles (@charlescpatton) and Sunny (@campbell_sol) base their conversation on Tamara Winfrey Harris' "The Sisters Are Alright: Changing the Broken Narrative of Black Women in America." They touch on the necessity of Intersectional Feminism and discuss the difficulties and consequences of having to navigate white spaces, specifically in the work environment, and how that has manifested in our understanding of self and self-worth. We hope you enjoy the conversation! Follow Sunny on IG here:  https://www.instagram.com/campbell_sol/  Get "The Sisters Are Alright: Changing the Broken Narrative of Black Women in America" here: https://bookshop.org/books/the-sisters-are-alright-changing-the-broken-narrative-of-black-women-in-america/9781626563513  You can catch new Chapters every Sunday and Wednesday on YouTube, Anchor, and Spotify. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage!  Click Link for Resources: https://linktr.ee/charlescpatton  *I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THE MUSIC*

Oct 2020

1 hr 24 min

In this Chapter Charles (@charlescpatton) and Rodney (@rodney.williams_) base their conversation on two works from 'The Bridge' blog, "Coming Out vs. Letting In" and "Black & Gay In America". They touch on the nuances that are associated with identity, understanding of self, how we can show up for ourselves and other marginalized communities and the relationship we have with masculinity and how that has influenced our behavior. We hope you enjoy the conversation! Follow Rodney on IG here:  https://instagram.com/rodney.williams_?igshid=1jsupd1u6atd Read Rodney's blog "The Bridge" here: https://thebridgeblog.squarespace.com/ You can catch new Chapters every Sunday and Wednesday on YouTube, Anchor, and Spotify. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage! Click Link for Resources: https://linktr.ee/charlescpatton

Sep 2020

1 hr 23 min

Charles (@charlescpatton) gives an overview of what to expect from RRC and invites all of you to join in on the conversation. You can catch new Chapters every Sunday and Wednesday on YouTube, Anchor, and Spotify. Follow us on IG, Twitter, and Facebook @readinandragin. Let's Rage! Click Link for Resources: https://linktr.ee/charlescpatton --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Sep 2020

16 min 46 sec