• 00:30

    Bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley returns to Conversations LIVE

    in Books

    It's been almost 6 years since bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley stopped by Conversations LIVE. Now she's back with a new book (WHAT'S DONE IN THE DARK), a new publishing venture (Brown Girls Publishing) but the same gift of creating great stories and entertaining readers. She talks with host Cyrus Webb about the journey and what she hopes readers get from the new title

  • 00:44

    Award Winning Authors Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley

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    Victoria Christopher Murray always knew she would become an author, even as she was taking an unlikely path to that destination. .Since Temptation, Victoria has written fifteen other adult novels, including: JOY, Grown Folks Business, The Ex Files, The Deal, the Dance and the Devil, her newest novel, Never Say Never and the popular Jasmine Cox Larson Bush series.  In 2012, Victoria joined ReShonda Tate Billingsley to write two collaborations, Sinners and Saints, and Friends and Foes which pits Victoria's Jasmine character against Rachel Adams, a first lady created by ReShonda.


    Reshonda Tate Billingsley a After numerous rejections from publishers, ReShonda stepped out on faith, established her own publishing company, and released her debut novel. It’s a move that paid off. ReShonda’s novel was picked up by megahouse publisher, Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books. They re-released the novel and to date, ReShonda remains one of their top African-American authors.


    Author and business owner Tinnie Garlington has a passion for learning and growing beyond anything that seems to be hindering you. Those things can be fear of rejections, lack of resources, and YOU!!! 


    Garlington & Associates LLC is a boutique consulting firm that specializes in:



    Employee Training
    Process Improvement
    Leadership Training
    Self-Motivation and Empowerment


     


     


     


     


     

  • 00:59

    From Bookstore to Big Screen: ReShonda Tate Billingsley!

    in Self Help

    ReShonda Tate Billingsley is an award-winning, national best-selling author and journalist. A former television reporter/anchor, ReShonda made the difficult decision to leave her stable career and pursue her passion full time. The decision paid off; she has legions of devoted fans hanging on to her every word.  
      ReShonda is the national bestselling author of 29 books. Her sophomore novel, Let the Church Say Amen, is being made into a movie, directed by actress Regina King and produced by Queen Latifah’s Flava Unit Productions. ReShonda also makes her on-screen acting debut in the movie. Her entire Amen series, as well as the novel I Know I’ve Been Changed has been optioned by BET.  
      A much sought-after public speaker, ReShonda recently won an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature, and her books have made it to the must-read lists of publications such as USA Today, Ebony and Essence.  
      ReShonda joins Dr. D Ivan Young to share her path to success. Don't miss it!  
      To connect with ReShonda in-person, register for the 2013 Author's Networking Summit on October 5th in Houston. Visit www.authorsnetworkingsummit.com for more information!  
      To submit show ideas, comment, or be featured on the show, email julia@divanyoung.com.

  • 01:18

    Author Reshonda Tate Billingsley Chats w/ BWS

    in Writing

    ReShonda Tate Billingsley always did have an active imagination. From making up stories to crafting award-winning poems, the national bestselling author has always maintained a love for telling stories. After numerous rejections from publishers, ReShonda stepped out on faith, established her own publishing company, and released her debut novel, My Brother’s Keeper. The book caught the attention of one of the country’s top literary agents, who secured a deal for ReShonda with megahouse publisher, Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books.
    A former television and radio news reporter, ReShonda has been in the journalism business for more than two decades. Currently, she is the co-host of From Cover to Cover literary talk radio show, a freelance reporter, an editor for the Houston Defender Newspaper, as well as a professional editor, ghost writer and literary consultant. ReShonda recently added ‘actress’ to her impressive resume, starring in the national touring stage play “Marriage Material,” along with Allen Payne, Tank, T-Boz, Michael Colyar and Jill Marie Jones.

  • 01:04

    Getting To Know ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Vanessa Richardson and Norlita Brown

    in Books

    ReShonda is the national bestselling author of more than 35 books.


    A much sought-after public speaker, ReShonda is a winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature for her book Say Amen, Again and was nominated again in 2013 for her book The Secret She Kept. She has won numerous awards for her journalism, fiction and poetry writing skills. She is a five-time winner of the National Association of Black Journalists Spirit in the Words competition. 


    Vanessa Richardson is an author, playwright, online Blog Talk Radio Show The Certain Ones, and Founder and Editor-In-Chief of The Certain Ones Online Magazine.She utilizes The Certain Ones Magazine and The Certain Ones Talk Show to connect with like-minded people to build bridges that leads to business, spiritual, and physical success. She is a woman on the move and loves to inspire others to their purpose,


    Norlita Brown, a Detroit native, holds a BA in English from Georgia State University. She is the Vice-President and co-founder of Brown Essence, Inc. She is the co-author of Stages, a self-motivational book filled with inspirational words of wisdom; Saying Nothing, Writing Everythingand The Minds' Chaotic Episodes, collections of poetry where the many emotions of life are captured. She has also released two novels, Somebody Else's Vows which poses the question of whether or not marriage vows come with a turn off valve for other attractions and its sequelSexual Suicide which explores the consequences that come from not adhering to the turn off valve. 

  • 00:24

    ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Derek Grier, and Kimberly Daniels on BC Book Review Show #204

    in Books

    The authors that we are featuring today are: ReShonda Tate Billingsley, author of "You Don't Know Me Like That"; Derek Grier, author of "60 Minutes of Wisdom: Insight In An Instant"; and Kimberly Daniels, author of "The Demon Dictionary Volume One". The purpose of this show is to highlight wholesome Christian books, promote them to our audience, encourage you to buy these books for yourself and for others, and most importantly, to see people come to Christ and lives changed for the glory of God.

    + Plus, listen to William McDowell singing "I Won't Go Back", Patrick Dobson singing "Keep Me", and Ricky Dillard & New G singing "He Turned It"

  • 00:29

    H.B. Charles Jr., ReShonda Tate Billingsley, and Eric Mason on BC Book Review Show #196

    in Books

    The authors that we are featuring today are: H. B. Charles Jr., author of "It Happens After Prayer: Biblical Motivation for Believing Prayer"; ReShonda Tate Billingsley, author of "The Motherhood Diaries"; and Eric Mason, author of "Manhood Restored". The purpose of this show is to highlight wholesome Christian books, promote them to our audience, encourage you to buy these books for yourself and for others, and most importantly, to see people come to Christ and lives changed for the glory of God.

    + Plus, listen to Myron Butler singing "Bless the Lord", Avery Sunshine singing "Blessin' Me", and Dottie Peoples singing "I Got This"

  • 00:30

    Conversations talks with bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley

    in Books

    She has been building her brand for years, giving readers stories that both inspire and entertain. Conversations talks with bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley about her life and what success has taught her.

  • 00:59

    Lady Serenity chats with Best Selling author ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    in Writing

    Tune into 'From The Heart & Soul' show as Lady Serenity interviews award winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley. Hear this author read an excerpt from her latest work, find out when and where you can meet her, and what goodies she's got in store for her readers next.

  • 00:25

    ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Tia McCollors, and Shawn Johnson on BC Book Revew Show #166

    in Books


    ReShonda Tate Billingsley, author of "The Secret She Kept"; Tia McCollors, author of "If These Shoes Could Talk”; and Shawn Johnson, author of "Winning Balance: What I've Learned So Far about Love, Faith, and Living Your Dreams"



    + Plus, listen to Israel Houghton & New Breed singing "Jesus At the Center", Damita singing "Praise U Now", and Britt Nicole singing "Ready Or Not"

  • 00:29

    Joseph & Stephaine Walker, Reshonda Tate Billingsley, Victoria Christopher Murray, and Joseph Prince

    in Books


    The authors that we are featuring today are Joseph & Stephaine Walker, authors of "Becoming a Couple of Destiny"; Reshonda Tate Billingsley and Victoria Christopher Murray, authors of "Sinners and Saints"; and Joseph Prince, author of "Unmerited Favor".



    + Plus, listen to Kierra Sheard singing "Victory", Micah Stampley singing "High Praise", and Preshea Hilliard singing "Fresh Fire"

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