Read Soul Lit Photo Challenge Day 6 and Day 7


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    Day 6: Plant and a BookI will always mention Bedrock Faith by Eric Charles May when some ask for recommendations of Black American authors. This book is so damn underrated! I hope one day Eric Charles May decides to release another book. I’d be the first one to purchase it.Bedrock faith has everything […]

February 8, 2021

ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 23 & 24


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Day 23 – Eternally Classic  Phenomenal Woman Four Poems Celebrating Women is definitely eternally classic….. The video below is of Maya Angelou reciting Phenomenal Woman.  It’s hard to believe she isn’t here anymore.                                             […]

February 24, 2020

ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 17 & 18


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  Day 17 – A 2010s Classic I couldn’t resist choosing Lighthead by Terrance Hayes. This was the first collection I read. Y him which wasn’t suggested to me by Danielle from Dani! Dany! Danie! On Instagram. I was not disappointed. His poetry is meaningful, intentional, and creative. I know poetry can often times turn […]

February 18, 2020

ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 13 & 14


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Day 13 – Biography or Memoir I chose the memoir by Michaela De Prince called Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina.  After hearing her story on television many years ago, I was motivated to read her story.  I haven’t yet read this one but I have a feeling it’s going to be very […]

February 14, 2020

ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 11 & 12


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Day 11 – 2020 Newbie As every year there are so many new releases and new authors appearing on the scene and 2020 is no different.  I decided to go with Stateway’s Garden by Jasmon Drain, gifted to me by Penguin Random House.  This debut work is a memoir of connected short stories that take […]

February 12, 2020

Read Soul Lit Photo Challenge – Day 7 & 8


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Day 7 – Current Read My current reads are keeping me glued to the pages.  The Last Thing You Surrender by Leonard Pitts, Jr is the Read Soul Lit 2020 Read Along pick.  It is captivating everybody.  So glad to discover another interesting black American writer that I hadn’t read before.  I’ll definitely be combing the rest […]

February 8, 2020

ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge 2020: Day 1 & 2


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Black History Month is finally here and has taken off with a blast!  Here’s where the photo challenge is at the moment for me: Day 1: ReadSoulLit TBR I’m a Booktube Prize judge this year and will be judging the first round which is happening this month.  This won’t deter me from picking up these […]

February 2, 2020