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  • Well, I'm new here but I am going to jump right in. I am a writer. I am also a person, a woman whose journey through trauma began when I was about 4 years old. For me...
  • Hi Amanda. Thanks for sharing your query with me.   I think that Darian covered about everthing.   Please understand I don't mean to minimize your story.  You really n...
  • Hi Jolie, I hope you were able to click on the link Zetta provided to read the essay by Charles Johnson, The End of the Black American Narrative. I don’t think anyone...

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    Cedar Hawk Songmaker was born and lived all her life in Minneapolis. Yet she's never heard the music of ice breaking in the Mississippi River, and she’s seen just one...
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    Cedar Hawk Songmaker was born and lived all her life in Minneapolis. Yet she's never heard the music of ice breaking in the Mississippi River, and she’s seen just one...

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  • Your message states that: "Studies have shown that typing doesn’t help the brain develop as mu...is an Indiana University research study that was not even about cursive at any stage. ("Neu...
  • Thanks for the response, Brooke. I agree with everything you say about what should be done within publishing! I don't mean to minimize at all the work that the industr...
  • Like you, Tayari, I write slooow. And then I revise and revise. Took me ten years on my first novel that way. But I've been kicking around an idea for my next novel fo...