For more blogposts by MeMe go to http://www.memekelly.com It was the sixties, and she was standing with Martin Luther King. She was singing for the cause and being available as an activist. She’d offered to pay the bail for Angela Davis and she had sent checks to Martin Luther King and Al Sharpton. But she… Continue reading ARETHA KNEW HOW TO SERVE!
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I’ll start with a simple basketball analogy to explain where I’ve been for the last two years and why I chose the name Out of Bounds for my TV pilot script, the digi-series that releases for six (6) weeks, starting on January 9th, 2018, and, now, finally, the book. As an African-American woman with… Continue reading Out-of-Bounds America, the book.
After the poem below, please read my note about Out-of-Bounds, the book, which I will release in January along with the video snippets of the Out-of-Bounds film, inspired by a TV pilot script with the same name. To My Sisters, near and far! I see Your smile Your head held high. The room… Continue reading TO ALL WOMEN, YOU ARE MY SISTER & OUT OF BOUNDS,THE BOOK & DIGITAL SERIES, IS FOR YOU!
Please go to the Books and eBooks pages and buy a book. Proceeds will support the Out of Bounds Film project. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6439976/?ref_=fn_al_tt_5
I came to Los Angeles in a brand new Cadillac. I was behind the wheel, and next to me in the passenger seat, was my Mom. At the tender age of 39, she was armed with a Ph.D and an afro, and I was driving her to her new position as Superintendent of Compton… Continue reading Why I Must finish Out of Bounds
Pictured above at the OOB screening on 7/30/17: Cast of the Out of Bounds play, Steve Capellan, Millie Capellan, Tim Hutchinson, Vivienne Powell, Meme Kelly, and Sharon Blu-Rain, OOB soundtrack composer. On July 30, 2017, The Out of Bounds project was a big success, and I’m excited to offer it again on September 10, 2017 at 3 pm. Go here… Continue reading The Time is Now for The Out-of-Bounds project