• 00:34

    Sistahs on Lit Chats with Author Adrianne L. Cunningham

    in Books

    Adrianne L. Cunningham is a 34 year old native of Lexington, Kentucky.  She graduated with honors from Henry Clay High School in 1998.  She has also lived in Virginia and several years in Talladega, Alabama.  While in Alabama, she attended Central Alabama Community College and studies for an associate’s degree in Computer Science.

    When she is not writing; Adrianna also enjoys traveling and spending time with friends or family.  Writing is definitely her deepest passion.  Being able to paint a vivid picture for readers mind, and to hopefully leave an insightful message.  Adrianne currently resides in Oak Grove, Kentucky.

  • Sistahs on Lit chats with Author Kai

    in Books

    Kai  is the author of the critically acclaimed Daughter of the Game series (Daughter of the Game I, II, III and Prequel) and The Loudest Silence. KAI's story Twisted Loyalty is featured in Gutta Mamis, published by Strebor in the Streetz (Simon and Schuster). She is also a contributing author to Solo Shivers and That Good Grind by Wilson. 

    She is a nationally recognized poet and was named AAMBC's 2013 Poet of the Year for her Peaceful Resolution collection. Her poem Pre-Destiny, was featured in the April 2008 issue of Essence Magazine.

    Kai has served as a Guest Reviewer for RAWSISTAWZ Reviewers. An alumni of Hampton University, SUNY Brockport and Georgetown University Law Center, she is a licensed attorney in two states and a proud parent.

  • 00:48

    Sistahs On Lit is chatting it up with Author David L.

    in Books

    David L., author and publisher, holds a BachelorsDegree in Communications and Human Relationsand a Masters Degree in Social Work with aconcentration in clinical administration.His first release entitled “Over Your Dead Body”is set in present-day New York, written incharacter-specific dialogue. His novel standsalone in two ways: First, it provides a passionatebackdrop of just how fragile an institution likemarriage can be. Secondly, it clearly reveals thatthere is indeed – a thin line between love and hate.His second release entitled “Chalk OutlineConfessions” is a serial killer non-stop thrillerwhich cleverly details just how far a woman will goin which she has been scorned by her deceasedand double-crossing spouse.His third release entitled “My Life Is a Movie” chronicles a high schoolsenior getting ready to graduate, doing her best to avoid all of the customaryand ritualistic pitfalls that often plague that age range. Every parent, careprovider, and concerned adult should purchase this for that special youngperson in their life.

  • 00:46

    Sistahs on Lit chats with the ladies of JOP

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    I will be talking with the Ladies of Jerrice Ownes Presents, R. M. Hollins, Antwanesha Page, Elois Thames, and Pamela Morris.

  • 00:33

    Sistahs on Lit speaks with Crystal Alexis

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    Crystal Alexis was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, where she attended Richards Career Academy. While in school, she aspired to become an accountant, however she earned a degree in Automotive Technology and several certificates  in Pharmacy Technology and Bill Collecting. Crystal spent a few years as manager of Jeffy Lube.

     After years of reading and running a book club, she grew a passion for writing. In 2013 she signed to Creative Flow Publications, where she published Social Deception 1 & 2. More recently, Crystal has become a member of K Ellis Publications and part owner on SWAG Presents with Yara Kaleemah. She also co-hosts Gossip Village Radio and took part in developing  “Please Don’t Kill Me:  An Anthology against Domestic Violence.” Though Crystal’s greatest joy comes from being an outstanding mother to her two children, Tres’ore and Jalil, and being a caregiver to her mother, she would say that writing has changed her life.

  • 00:36

    Sistahs on Lit chats with Author Adrianne Cunningham

    in Books

    Adrianne L. Cunningham is a 34 year old native of Lexington, Kentucky. She graduated with honors from Henry Clay High School in1998. She has also lived in Virginia and several years in Talladega, Alabama. While in Alabama, she attended Central Alabama Community College and studied for an associate's degree in Computer Science. When she is not writing; Adrianne also enjoys travelling and spending time with friends or family. Writing is definitely her deepest passion. Being able to paint a vivid picture for a readers mind and to hopefully leave an insightful message. Adrianne currently resides in Oak Grove, Kentucky.

  • 00:37

    Sistahs on lit chats with Author Nakita Williams

    in Books

    Originally from Daytona Beach, FL, Nakita Williams, currently lives in Calera, AL with her husband Elbert Williams Jr and their two kids Robert and Eryn.

  • 01:05

    Sistahs on Lit chats with Author & CEO Racquel Williams

    in Books

        Racquel Williams was born in Kingston, Jamaica and later relocated to Mount Vernon, New York.  She studied Psychology at the University of Phoenix and had completed an Associate’s Degree. After struggling with different types of abuse as a child, she knew that, she wanted to make a difference in the lives of teenagers that are experiencing some form of abuse and have no one to turn to. She knows she can’t save everyone, but can make a difference in the life of one person.

    Racquel’s life hasn’t always been easy and is no stranger to drama. She recently came home from serving a 37 month sentence in Federal Prison for selling crack cocaine.  Being new to the system and under pressure with no one to turn to; she decided to start writing. That was a form of escaping the pain of being away from her family. Her novel “Bottom Bitch” was created and she spent the next three years perfecting her craft and writing a drama filled novel with twisted scenes and its own unique path.

       Racquel relocated to Atlanta, GA with her family. She is currently working on memoir of her struggles and tribulations throughout her life.  She’s also the CEO of Black Destiny Publications with several authors signed to her company.

  • 01:02

    Talking Out Loud with A. L. Cooper: Should All Drugs Be Legal

    in Current Events

    A. L. Cooper is the face behind the voice of 'Talking Out Loud"She is a native of Columbia, SC; however, has traveled the world and lived in different major cities in the U.S. and abroad. A. L. Cooper is currently living in the prosperous city of Atlanta, GA and is proud to call the southern diamond her home. The show is a success because of her outgoing, charming, quick-witted personality. Fans love the intelligent comedic banter between her and fellow co-host Alfonso Todd. Visit www.TalkingOutLoud.biz to learn more about the show!

  • 00:32

    Sistahs on Lit Chat With Author Linda McDonald

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    Linda McDonald is a Library Specialist  residing in the San Francisco Bay Area and a former radio personality for the nationally syndicated "In the Know" broadcast on the RMG Radio Network. Linda McDonald’s favorite quote is the excerpt from Maya Angelou's book, I Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now :“Each of us has the right and the responsibility to assess the roads which lie ahead, and those over which we have travelled, and if the future road looms ominous or unpromising, and the roads back uninviting, then we need to gather our resolve and carry only the necessary baggage, step off that road into another direction. If the new choice is also unpalatable, without embarrassment we must be ready to change that as well.” The Perfect Deception is Linda McDonald's first release.

  • 00:48

    Sistahs on Lit chats with Yara

    in Books

    Yara Kaleemah was born in Newark, NJ in the early 90’s. As a child she would spend hours writing stories. When her friends were outside, playing, she was in the house writing. Being that she was an only child she had a lot of time on her hands. Naturally, when people asked what she wanted to be when she grew up she would say “an author.” She is a leader. In 2006, Newark Public Schools opened the doors to American History High School, where she was a part of its first class. Being a part of the trial run at the school a loud her to help build the school’s motto and have a voice in what the school’s expectations were. As a freshman, Yara was voted class president. From then on, she worked as a spokeswoman for the student body. As her thirst for knowledge grew, she graduated from American History High School and enrolled in New Jersey City University. Studying to become an English Teacher seemed to be the right fit for her. She loves to read and write. Most of all, Yara is passionate about education, as she believes that academic excellence is the key to the future. Recently, however, she changed her course of study to Sociology and plans to become a youth counselor. In 2013, Yara published her first novella, Too Much to Chew. It was the greatest accomplishment. Soon after came three more outstanding urban fiction novels. Then, she started S.W.A.G Productions. Wanted to establish something creative, they decided that the acronym stands for Strong Women Achieving Greatness. SWAG Productions is a platform for self-published authors. The company offers services such as editing, proofreading, and typing. She is also signed to Dub Life Publications with Rio Terrell and is host of SWAG Radio.

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