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December--DC to her friends--was born and raised, "born and glazed," a New Orleanian, deep within the city's gumbo pot of music and culture. Challenged emotionally as a young child, she felt she had no one to reach out to. The people around her were self-abosrbed, cleaning their own mirrors and seeking their own reflections; so she began writing. When she went to elementary school was introduced to poetry, the artist realized, "Oh, that's what I do". Then melodies met words, and she has been making music ever since. A model and aspiring actress, December looks forward to more opportunities to becoming...