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And Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise. 224 more words


How to Become a Full-Time Writer in 3 Months

Being a writer is no easy-feat. You have to deal with a lot of things, and the most common one is being stuck in your 8-5 pm job while trying to make a career out of writing. 652 more words

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Romance Slam Jam 2017 Is Coming!

Ok, I am mad ashamed that I have never heard of Romance Slam Jam until about a month ago. I.did.not.know. there was an actual romance convention for authors who write African American and multicultural romance! 118 more words


Time’s passage through the memory is like molten glass that can be opaque or crystalize at any given moment at will: a thousand days are melted into one conversation, one glance, one hurt, and one hurt can be shattered and sprinkled over a thousand days.

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Coffee and Books: The Boys of Dunbar, Legendary High School Basketball Team

The Dunbar Poets high school basketball team in Baltimore produced four NBA players from its undefeated 1981-1982 team: Mugsy Bogues, Reggie Williams, David Wingate, and Reggie Lewis. 30 more words

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Hello, there!

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted anything. I’ve been busy working on an upcoming anthology. Take a look at the teaser under the “ 22 more words

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10 Great Resources for Poets and Writers

As a poet, spoken word artist, writer, entrepreneur (and several other amazing adjectives), I found it very difficult to find affordable and practical resources to help better myself and my craft. 590 more words

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