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220 Communications Featured Author - Liz Lampkin

Liz Lampkin is an educator by nature. The Tuskegee graduate has been a school teacher by profession and romance expert by hobby. Liz was always the friend you could count on to create a romantic setting, provide tips and even prepare necessities for her friends and their significant others. At the suggestion of a friend who thought her advice was needed by more than those in her inner circle. She penned “Recipes For Romance- Cooking Outside The…
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Added by Glenn Murray on July 11, 2007 at 7:52am — No Comments

Search for the Treasure! Be determined to know God's will

Many times there are circumstances and trials that come along in our

life and even our walk with God that cause us to feel discouraged

and/or confused. If we are not careful, we will spend much of our time

worrying and focusing on the problem instead of the fact that we have a

Heavenly Father who has the solution. Instead of wasting our time

panicking and reaching to anything and anyone else to be the solution,

we have to take the time to seek God and His Word for… Continue

Added by In His Image Ministries on July 3, 2007 at 12:11pm — No Comments

MELANCHOLY

Most times she looks the way that I want to feel.

You know that happiness, you fear is not real.

Don't want wake up from this dream to see life spliting at (it seems)(it's seams),

she would lose it, if she misses one pill.



How do I describe the sparkle in her, I.

I say, "Did you see the purple clouds at sunrise?"

You know it just might rain, you know life comes with pain,

she knows the chance is there but this day she won't cry.



She's got a… Continue

Added by Toban on July 17, 2003 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Evil Walks. Featuring The Sandman.

This is a new feature that I will have on both my Facebook page and my website. A new super short story series featuring one of my characters, The Sandman. Enjoy part 1 of Evil Walks.







Al Hartman felt a cold chill run up along his back as he got out of his car. The young black male zippered up his black jacket all the way to the top until it covered the thin white dress shirt that he was wearing. He even felt a cold breeze blowing up the legs of his black pants. It was a… Continue

Added by Barry K. Nelson on November 30, 1999 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Never Say Never















































We should incorporate the practice of never saying “never,” into our set of unchanging ways. My experience has

taught me the real truth of the “matter” which is: You can’t ever be…

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Added by Staci Cook on November 30, 1999 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Heartbreak Pill BronzeWord Virtual Book Tour

THE HEARTBREAK PILL: A Novel

By Anjanette Delgado

Published by:Simon & Schuster Atria Books

ISBN: 1-7432-9753-9

Pub Date: April 2008



From Nov 9th to Nov 20th we celebrate the new book, Heartbreak Pill. A delight tale of love and heartbreak.

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Author’s Bio:

Executive Producer/Writer: Anjanette Delgado.

Anjanette Delgado is a highly experienced and accomplished, Emmy Award-winning TV producer with 20… Continue

Added by Jo Ann Hernandez on December 31, 1969 at 11:00pm — No Comments

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Creators of Afrofuturism Workshop at Long Branch Library

October 22, 2016 from 11am to 3pm
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
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22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

Buzzfeed Books article by Issac FitzgeraldTake a look at the first six here, then check out the complete list on Buzzfeed…See More
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Did You Even Know His Name? Why Charles F. Harris Was A Big Deal

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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