Dear Friends and Family, I’m so excited about the Out-of-Bounds short film screening at Sistas Are Doin It For Themselves Film festival at Raleigh Studios on Saturday, April 29th, at 7 p.m., because I’m, definitely, one of those Sistas:). You can go to the website http://www.bherc.org to purchase tickets. Then click on the Sistas Logo to see the program booklet. And please… Continue reading Sistas Are Doin It For Themselves Film Festival
One Simple Question Sorors of Delta Sigma Theta, San Antonio, Texas Alumnae Chapter asked me to answer one simple question: To explain why I wrote Wings to Fly, a novel, that I was at their event to share. But to answer the question, I had to go back to 1985, when I sat in the… Continue reading One Simple Question
We’ve been together a long time, so it’s happen a hundred times before. He holds on too tightly, and I wiggle free by any means possible. This time I told him about himself. The event was happening, and he should just get over it. There was stillness. At first, his burly body only moved slightly. … Continue reading Love, Before I’ve Gone Too Far
My Dear Three Sons: Happy Valentine’s Day. As babies, to see one of you, was to see all three of you, since you looked so much alike. So, I only need the one picture above. Guess which one of you it is? I am so thankful that God designed this amazing process, whereby two people who are in love can… Continue reading MY DEAR SONS, LOVE IS EVERYTHING!
The Out of Bounds Short film was screened on December 4th, 2016, and now an one minute trailer can be viewed by copying and pasting the Youtube URL link in your browser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hpg86247on8 Note, the video below doesn’t work. LOGLINE: Crystal Thorn, a bi-racial African American Literature Professor, and her husband, The NBA’s Conflict Resolution Specialist, constantly face moral,… Continue reading Out of Bounds Short Receives Rave Reviews
(Sorry, unable to determine the origin of and fix any wordpress formatting issues. Webmasters email me:) I entered a love zone after attending a church service a few weeks ago. I entered after the choir had sang without missing a note and after the Bishop had preached a mighty sermon, causing me to SHOUT! But as I… Continue reading Why the Love Zone?
Get your copy of SHOUT! Lessons of Hope for Tough Times, an eBook. It’s Free and will be emailed to you when you email firstname.lastname@example.org to get your copy. Put Free eBook in the subject heading. In these crazy times, we must all keep our hearts filled with HOPE & LOVE ! It was written during… Continue reading Sister to Sister, Soror to Soror, Sister to Brother
Dear Fellow Americans, Last night my heart rate was accelerated. I could not sleep. I had wept with Diamond Reynolds as she recorded the death of her boyfriend Philando Castile. I had wept with Don Lemmon as he reported on the killing of Alton Sterling while recounting the fear he’d lived with as a black… Continue reading A letter to my fellow Americans, 3 changes that must be made!