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The BLACK COLLEGE SABBATICAL LOVE Bookclub, newly started in Detroit, MI with the release of the novel, The Black College Sabbatical - Fall Qtr. - This novel is the first installment of a trilogy chronicaling 4 young women as they stumble through various trials and triumphs during their first year attending a historically black college. The Guardian Angel employs the reader to travel along with him to figure out which character needs the Angel's help most.
Have You "Freed Your Inner Book" Yet?
Yes, Whew! It was worse than delivering my first born!
What You Need to Know About Me:
I wrote this book for two primary purposes. First, to entertain readers with subject matter that glorifies something other than stereotypical negative depictions of black youth. Second, to display another fascinating look into the vitality and importance of the black college experience in its entirety.

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It’s the rumbling in your tummy at the mere mention of a name.

It’s a spirit awakening,

More like a soul quaking feeling you are scared to claim.

And although it can be as intimately blissful as heaven up above

It’s not a place for the naïve …and it takes far more than for you to just believe

So please…Do Not Sensationalize Love!

When it’s REAL, it’s that DEAL...almost too terrific to trust,

What it can’t be is based solely upon passionately… Continue

Posted on April 7, 2009 at 8:49pm — 2 Comments

The Black College Sabbatical -Winter Quarter (The Sophomore Novel to the HOT Trilogy) IS RELEASED!

Greetings Friends,

I am announcing the release of my sophomore, urban-fiction novel, The Black College Sabbatical - WINTER QUARTER! This HOT story of all-out WINTER FUN, SECRETS & DRAMA is available for purchase at! Listed #4 on the NEW TITLES tab, WINTER QTR. has been reviewed as "HARD TO PUT DOWN!" With an endorsement like that, what book lover can say NO?

For the debut installment of this urban-fiction trilogy… Continue

Posted on March 16, 2009 at 9:30am


What's Up Brothas & Sistahs!

I saw something on the news this weekend that blew my mind and I just had to share! Have you heard about the trouble Fisk University is having? One of "our" institutions is in the red and stands to lose accredidations and just like with Morris Brown, FAMU, and my almer mater, Central State the media seems to be hell bent on promoting only the negative. This is one of the main reasons that I wrote The Black College Sabbatical - FALL… Continue

Posted on February 28, 2008 at 11:23am — 2 Comments

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At 12:10pm on August 26, 2010, Author Collective said…
Greetings Fellow Authors,

Join us November 5th thru 7th at the Northland Shopping Mall in Southfield, Michigan for the International Urban Book Festival, Detroit. A great place to sell books and teach young people the importance of reading. We have rented the entire shopping mall to get our message across to the young at risk generation. Reading is essential! Let's all encourage our youth to read at least two books per week. Let's encourage parents to make this a family mandate.

Meet and network with celebrity authors, purchasing agents from schools, libraries and major corporations plus other members of the literary community. We will hold literary workshops, panel discussions, lectures, seminars and classes on self publishing. We have 200 author tables now available, but they are certain to sell out quickly. The cost for the three day weekend is only $225. Author tables are 2' by 4' skirted with two chairs. Out of state attendees may receive discounts on hotel rooms by logging onto our website after September 2, 2010.

This is certain to be a fun filled event. Don't miss it.

Call us at (313) 446-2262 or log onto Facebook
At 1:38pm on July 10, 2010, Cathy Harris said…
Hello there...Tell others about the 2nd Annual Writer's Symposium on July 24 in Atlanta. More at

Also sign up for my weekly empowerment e-newsletter at, ATL
At 11:15am on April 10, 2009, Jill said…
You are So Very Welcome *Traci*

*Wishing you a Blessed Happy Easter*

At 12:32pm on April 9, 2009, Sybil Shephard said…
Hi! and I am so glad that you were inspired by my poem.It comes from real life experience and that makes me eager to share and help others. Have a wonderful day Sybil...
At 8:46pm on March 30, 2009, Sylvia Hubbard said…
yes they are still available.
At 1:11pm on January 5, 2009, Juanita Betts said…
Happy New Year!

At 7:28pm on November 23, 2008, Sylvia Hubbard said…
if you want to keep up with The Michigan literary community, join
At 3:52pm on August 27, 2008, Sharon Ewell Foster said…
My daughter is a Grambling alum, so I appreciate what you're doing. Blessings to you.

You might be interested in my most recent interview at

At 3:41pm on August 17, 2008, Relentless Aaron said…

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