The Business of Writing: Creating a Platform

When I first committed myself to completing my book project by the end of this year, I thought it would be as simple as just pinning my butt down in a seat until I finished the first draft.  Very little did I understand of the "business of writing."  To me, writing was writing... the art of creating. … Continue reading The Business of Writing: Creating a Platform

Book of the Month: Hair Story by Ayana D. Byrd & Lori L. Tharps

As you all know, prolific reading makes you a better writer.  So, in addition to realizing my dream of becoming a published writer, another one of the challenges I gave myself at the start of 2015 was to bring my inner "bookworm" back to life.   To do that, I established a Goodreads account last weekend … Continue reading Book of the Month: Hair Story by Ayana D. Byrd & Lori L. Tharps