TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE

TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE

TO READ NOR NOT TO READ – SHAKESPEARE July 10, 2021 That is the question. When, as a teen in high school, President Obama was assigned a Shakespeare play to read, he thought “My God, this is boring.” He changed his mind after taking “this wonderful...
THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED

THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED

THE RHODES LESS TRAVELED June 26, 2021 They were children, boys with the same name. They were related – not by blood – but geography. They grew up within blocks of each other in a part of Baltimore known for its poverty, violence, and generational...
THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM?

THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM?

THEY RUN US – CAN WE RUN THEM? June 19, 2021 According to Pulitzer-prize-winning reporter and New York Times bestselling author Charles Duhigg, the answer to that question is a resounding yes – or at least “yes” most of the time. That is because the habits...
GRIP OF THE STREET

GRIP OF THE STREET

GRIP OF THE STREET June 12, 2021 He had no choice. He had to join a gang – if he wanted to survive. Indeed, survival was all he could think about. And so the “street” pulled him into its grip. This story is as old as it is new – and as heart-wrenching now...
CREATIVITY – AN  EQUAL OPPORTUNITY GIFT

CREATIVITY – AN  EQUAL OPPORTUNITY GIFT

CREATIVITY – AN  EQUAL OPPORTUNITY GIFT June 5, 2021 Everyone has the gift of creativity. The author of this book – an award-winning playwright, novelist, poet, and songwriter with countless credits in theater, film, and television – is certain of...
ROSES, TEARS AND OPEN HEARTS

ROSES, TEARS AND OPEN HEARTS

ROSES, TEARS AND OPEN HEARTS May 29, 2021 This book consists of “must-have” poems revealing the deepest thoughts and feelings of African Americans throughout modern times. The poems are works of African American literary giants including Langston Hughes, Maya Angelou,...