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Amazon Book Review | Skin Deep by Kathleen Cross

Amazon Book Review | Skin Deep by Kathleen Cross

Skin Deep was absolutely PHENOMENAL. No doubt. Period. The story was well crafted. The characters were well-developed. There is symbolism galore, as well as drama and suspense. (With a HUGE twist at the end! I never saw that coming.)

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Liked This So Much…

Liked This So Much…

When you're an author, it is always a great feeling to know something you've written touched a reader in a positive way. This 5-star review of my novel Schooling Carmen was posted recently on Amazon.com and I thought I'd share it with my blog readers:   Thank...

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Tatiana Zamir Wants to Touch You…

Tatiana Zamir Wants to Touch You…

“Truth is a part of our foundation…even though pain may come from being vulnerable, beauty will surely follow.” –Tatiana Zamir Tatiana Zamir wants to touch you. Yes, you read that right. Not only does Tatiana Zamir want to touch you, she wants you to know that it may...

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Who Run the World, Beyonce? Girls? Amber Thinks Not.

Who Run the World, Beyonce? Girls? Amber Thinks Not.

Remember that great song by Beyoncé that hit the charts last year and quickly became our favorite girl power anthem? "Who run the world? Girls? Who run this mutha? Girls..." Well, Amber recorded a YouTube video calling Mrs. Carter out on this blatant untruth, and I...

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Michael Baisden Radio Show and Comments

Michael Baisden Radio Show and Comments

clip 1/ clip 2 /clip 3 (No, my name isn't Kathryn, and yes, we corrected that finally...lol) To comment on the show, visit this page. Please feel free to leave a comment here regarding my discussion with Mr. Baisden and his callers. Comments are moderated.

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I Dreamed of Rihanna’s Grandmother Last Night

I Dreamed of Rihanna’s Grandmother Last Night

Anyone who knows me knows that I believe that the dream world is much more than an odd vacation spot our brain visits as it recharges for another day. Indeed, some of my most life-altering experiences have occurred in that other world, and many of my ideas about God,...

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Sometimes it Lasts…But Sometimes it Hurts Instead

Sometimes it Lasts…But Sometimes it Hurts Instead

"Sometimes it lasts in love, but sometimes it hurts instead." -Adele The photo above was taken at a surprise party for Todd Barr on September 8, 2002--his last birthday on earth. I wonder if the people in attendance that day know what a tremendous gift they gave...

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She was 10, He was 19: I Will Call Him ‘Snake’

She was 10, He was 19: I Will Call Him ‘Snake’

This is a true story. The names have been changed to protect... ...Well, I'm not really sure who gets protected here; maybe you can help me with that. I know someone who violated a child sexually when he was a teenager. She was 10, he was 19. For the rest of this...

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Here’s Why I Love Kola Boof

Here’s Why I Love Kola Boof

"I wish, so much, that I hadn’t stayed with the bodies over night. Because that is how I received my imagination...I could hear their blood going into the earth...And I know TOO MUCH." -Kola Boof Whenever I think of Kola Boof, I see an image of Naima Bint Harith, a...

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How Do I Love Thee, @ScandalABC? Let Me Count the Ways

How Do I Love Thee, @ScandalABC? Let Me Count the Ways

Scandal. Scandal. Scandal. ♥ I love how writer/producer Shonda Rhimes (Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice) created a television drama in which the lead character could have been portrayed by a bold, brilliant, beautiful woman of any ethnicity, and ABC cast a black woman...

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