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She Who Inspires

I hardly ever do general life updates on this blog, because “it’s all about the art”…Well actually, I just don’t feel the need to bore everyone with the mundane happenings of my life. 551 more words

Announcing New Blog Project: ReDEFINING (and Call for Submissions)


A little over a year ago, an Indian-American woman took home the Miss America title for the first time ever. No sooner than the crown landed on her head, people took to Twitter to criticize the pageant for choosing a person of color to be a representation of beauty, intelligence, and what it means to be an American.  683 more words


Discovering Your Voice In Other People

Cast Interview: 10/14.

Mark your calendar and bookmark http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/ 

After writing short stories and novels for years and years, I’ve made the transition into audio. 522 more words

Adventures With Humans

the single story

Show a people as one thing, and as only one thing. Over and over again and that is what they become. -Chimamanda Adichie

The narrative each person…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The danger of a single story - TEDGlobal

Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.


!Simply-Dunni-on-Spot !SiDoS: Your Chimamanda! is Not My Adichie!

On Facebook a friend’s post about Chimamanda Adichie’s Americannah read thus:

So I finally finished reading Americanah and there is nothing spectacular about the novel. I think Adiche has over flogged some issues. 626 more words