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Mama, all I want for Thanksgiving is some good neck-bones, pigtails, dressing, and Collard greens. Mama all I want for Thanksgiving is some Hog maw, Chili, Candied yams, Ham-h... (more)
this is a terrible predicament
The world isn't going to get no better,
Everything is going to continue on to get worse and worse.
I do not for see the world in proving none,
All I see is more chaos, more... (more)
like a woman
Did I promise you a Rose Garden?
Did I promise you a baby every year?
Didn't you tell me you would walk barefooted with a long white dress with no panties on?
Didn't you pr... (more)
it is so wonderful
It's getting cold outside and I don't want to go outside,
Cause the Hanks and the witches may get me.
It's 12 o'clock on the wall and it's time for me to be saying "bye bye"... (more)
i see/ i feel
Peace and God's Blessings to all....Just me Don aka Poetiq1der doing what I've been doing for 28 years now....Poetry I hope everyone can find something to relate to in this pi... (more)
author reading: the mad sister
Mercy Jean Diamond was not loved by her mother or father. Her father was a busy doctor who had no time for his kids and her mother was a former prostitute who is mentally ill.... (more)
#1 - There are more Black authors than any other minority group.
Not only are African Americans more likely to start a business than our white counterparts, we are also more likely to write a book. Women, to be specific, are the leaders in these areas.
#2 - Black authors are finding success in e-books.
Many African Americans have found success in writing e-books. More and more are popping up, and selling like hotcakes. The subjects vary from business to health to parenting to sex.
#3 - Black authors are self-publishing at a faster rate.
After being burnt by publishing companies, African Americans are learning how to self-publish. Many are even printing and distributing on their own.
#4 - There are more conferences for Black authors than ever before.
In addition to tons of local events, African American readers and writers can also enjoy national events such as the African American Publisher's Pavilion, the Black Writers on Tour Conference, the Harlem Book Fair, the National Black Book Festival, and many more.
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