The Aron Bender Podcast

D'Janai Michele: Artist, Designer, Entrepreneur, Survivor

September 13th, 2021

Aron Bender talks with D’Janai Michele -- an artist, designer, business owner and survivor. She’s recovering from an accident in March 2021 that left her mouth and face broken, bloody and bruised. She's undergone surgeries to start the long, painful, expensive recovery process. D'Janai says she won't have a mouth full of teeth until at least late 2022. In recent years she has battled depression and lived in her car, all while creating her own clothing line, and as the oldest of her siblings carried the weight of her family’s legacy on her shoulders.

Watch D'Janai's episode on YouTube:

GOFUNDME for D'Janai Michele:

Audio Engineer: Jake Warner
Cinematographer: Ken Franklin
Inspiration: DJ Hed


Connect with Aron Bender at

You can now watch The Aron Bender Podcast streaming nightly at 11 on DB&A TV at www.DBandAtelevision.TV or search for DB&A TV on Amazon Fire, Roku or Apple TV.


The Aron Bender Podcast on Apple:
The Aron Bender Podcast on Amazon Music:
The Aron Bender Podcast on Spotify:
The Aron Bender Podcast on Facebook:


Connect with D’Janai Michele:

Music provided by:
MOKKA / Calm Piano Ambient