New Book Out!

Hello all! So good news - I have written a book! The book is titled Warm Honey Glow, Poems from a Heart of Gold is a book of poetry that is available for purchase. This book was inspired by some of my most painful moments in life, as well as some of the happier ones. …

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This One’s for the Dreamers

Ever had a dream so big that it scared you? When you think about said dream, does it make you a little uncomfortable? Almost as if it's completely unattainable? Those are the dreams that should be chased until they're a reality. Personally, I have a few different dreams. My obvious passion is writing. I want …

Black History Month: A Salute to Alice Marie Coachman

  Alice Coachman was born on November 9, 1923, in Albany, Georgia. One of 10 children, Coachman was raised in the heart of the segregated South, where she was often denied the opportunity to train for or compete in organized sports events. Instead, Coachman improvised her training, running barefoot in fields and on dirt roads, …

Black History Month: A Salute to Shirley Chisholm

Born in Brooklyn, New York, on November 30, 1924, Shirley Chisholm is best known for becoming the first black congresswoman (1968), representing New York State in the U.S. House of Representatives for seven terms. She went on to run for the 1972 Democratic nomination for the presidency—becoming the first major-party African-American candidate to do so. …