Favorite Black Authors – History Through a Literary Lense

My interest in writing realistic fiction is due in large part to two wonderful authors, James Baldwin and Dennis Brutus. I met James Baldwin at a poetry workshop of Dennis Brutus, a South African poet and activist, in Philadelphia.The literary works of favorite Black authors provided a lense to see history left out of the … Continue reading Favorite Black Authors – History Through a Literary Lense

Fifty Days at Fifty Years: the Spring of Social Media

The snow is melting off my winter garden this morning and the small Japanese fern emerging quite green in the corner says new growth is not far off now and may have already silently started. Today marks fifty days of my experiment with social media and this was also the year I passed fifty years. … Continue reading Fifty Days at Fifty Years: the Spring of Social Media