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Books and Bullshhh w/Drica Armstrong and Charron Monaye

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For more than 20 years, this Philadelphia native has inspired audiences as a dynamic Songwriter, Poet, Author, Playwright, and Advocate against Bullying & Domestic Violence. She is the proud mother of Christopher and Craig, who are now finding their way in the performing arts industry.  Charron Monaye is a writer within many industries and has no desire of slowing down any time soon.

•Her song "Commitment" which is on the album entitled “The Truth,” by ML The Truth was considered for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, under Category 19 "Best R & B Song." Her soulful lyrics have been published as songs on over six music projects.    

•She released her first book of poetry, “My Side of the Story” which was followed up by the second release of “Living, Laughing, and Loving My Way Through” under Yulonda Brown of Purposeful Publishing.

•In 2011, she founded the Charron Monaye Foundation which is committed to community service, community action, and representing the individuals within the community by providing opportunities that promote, educate, raise awareness and cultivate a mindset of excellence.

•In 2012, she penned her first play, “Living Your Life,” which has various performances throughout the East Coast, originally directed by Walter DeShields and now under the direction of Zuhairah McGill.  On January 1, 2013, First World Theatre Ensemble’s Founder and Executive Artistic Director Zuhairah McGill welcomed CharronMonaye as its first female Playwright- In-Residence. Charron is currently working on two stage productions, “Why Can’t We Be Friends” featuring D’Atra Hicks & “Get Out Of Your Own Way”.