"Ms. Queenly, first let me say you raise tons of interesting issues. I want to say first, that "NO" there hasn't always been this lack of degree in the Black community. Once upon a time all we had was each other! I'm not…"
"Hello Valorie!! Great to have you join us! There are some awesome Sisters in this group! Congrats on taking that first step in the wonderful world of writing! Let me know if there is anything I can do to help you!
"Hi, everybody. Sara Selznick here. I was born and raised plain-wrap Midwestern, before we moved to California when I was a teenager. I met my husband in Los Angeles, and eventually, we've headed back to the Midwest. We like the winters--mostly.…"
It seems that way! lol I'm sure there are some others on SHE WRITES "up north!" I love New York! I've been there about 10-12 times over the past 30 years for too brief of a visit. I plan to move to NY in…"
"Welcome Folake!!! I wished we could have met up! I moved back to Louisville, KY THE day you joined the group! But its all good, because I'll be back & forth to Atlanta. One of my dearest writing friends, I call him Little Brother…"
"It looks like everyone is out west or down south- am I the only Yankee in the group? I'm an actor/ writer living in Manhattan- plenty of coffee shops to go and write in, but my 'home office' is also my living room/dining…"
"At the age of 12 I wrote down everything I wanted to be. (long list) By 13 I figured out I could do most of them if I wrote it down. By th etime I was 14 I called my self a writer and received my first (of zillions) of rejection letters. Writing is…"
Hi Kimberly, welcome to She Writes and women of African origin. It's a new experience for me because I was in journalism for a long while. I'm happy to join you here. I've wanted to write fiction and poetry since I was a young girl. In fact, I wrote poetry and hid it under my bed because I didn't want Mother to find it. She might've thought I had written a boy. They were love poems -- sort of.
Kimberly, Welcome to the Southern Writers Group. We're very glad to have you. Your website is very attractive and I loved the book trailer. Please go over and introduce yourself. Zetta's role call discussion and Give Us a Peek are both good places to start but feel free to jump in anywhere or start something yourself! Best, Nicky
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