I’m a believer in the power of knowledge and the ferocity of beauty, so from my point of view, your life is already artful—waiting, just waiting, for you to make it art

Toni Morrison

About My Books

For Black women. About Black women. All kinds of Black women. By a Black woman.

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The incomparable Toni Morrison

The wordsmith Nia Forrester

The world builder Octavia E Butler

The generator of sweetness and manners, my grandmother, Laura "Flossie" Gaillard

The instillers of pride, place, self-acceptance, and rebellion, my parents, Joyce and John

The real New Money Girls- Leah, Morgan, Star, and "Lisa with the cheekbones"