Our Story

Creators. Dreamers. Innovators. Leaders. DIASH is founded on telling the stories of this generation’s artists. And how they can inspire future generations to come.

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Based in Connecticut, Em Hughes has been writing since childhood. From 2016 to 2018, she pursued communications studies at Manchester Community College. Then, she transferred to Central Connecticut State University, where she graduated magna cum laude with a Media Studies, B.A. in 2020. Armed with a passion for telling the truth, Hughes believes that honesty and integrity in the media arts is important in the present and future.

Apart from writing, she loves books, art, travel, coffee shops, chai tea, matcha lattes, and is a self-described music nerd.