"I think whomever knows the story should be allowed to share. There are other races and cultures that have an 'in' to others. You have military, foster lives, tight-knit neighbors and the like; so tell on.
The Spices In Life by Kimberly…"
Should fiction about black characters or black issues be left to black writers?The book and the movie The Help has been a popular success. But there has been much debate on who is telling the story.What are your thoughts?See the Books of Soul Poll of the Month. See More
Eric, Thanks so much for posting my book on your site!! I'm very proud of my 1st book and sharing my mission to steer our boys in the direction of hope! Much appreciation, Marie
"It’s Crunch Time!”, This is a new children’s book by Marie Brewer. Find it on www.amazon.com (www.helenbrewer.com for excerpts and a link to book) This is my book of muscle for boys (ages 9-12) to point them in the direction of HOPE!...This is an interactive book where they can write about their feelings. It discusses acceptable behavior, honesty, good self-image, respect for females and animals, appreciation for teachers/school, choosing good friends. The book also talks about resisting gangs, guns, drugs, violence, alcohol and bad influences. Let's attack the behavior, not the boy. "It's Crunch Time!" , $10.95 , by Marie Brewer, www.amazon.com Be a part of the village to help our boys envision their true God-given purpose!
We can turn this thing around! SEE! THINK ! ACT!
IF NOT YOU , THEN WHO ?!
Heaven gives us hope! Marie Brewer
Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction (DWASF), in conjunction with AfroFuturismNet.com and Black Author Showcase, will present a free workshop on how to develop stories in science fiction, fantasy, and horror.“Creators of Afrofuturism Workshop” will take place at the Long Branch Library at 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901 on October 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The event will feature authors …See More
He was one of the tireless army of little known boosters of writers of color, a book publishing executive that opened many doors and the founder of Amistad Press, as well as the first C.E.O./ publisher at the now defunct Howard University Press and it's Black Publishing Institute. …See More
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