August 8, 2016

My Favorite Romance Authors

August is Read-A-Romance Month, let's talk about my favorite romance authors! We all know that I am an avid reader and as a result, I am read just about every genre. From self-help to religion to even an occasional paranormal; if the book is good … [Read more...]

February 21, 2015

Black Women and the Oscars: Best Actress in a Leading Role

With the Oscars on ABC tomorrow, let's continue this history lesson with the black women who have been nominated for 'Best Actress in a Leading Role'. Halle Berry was the first (and only) woman ┬áto win in this category in 2001 but there were a … [Read more...]

February 4, 2015

Spotlight: Hattie McDaniel

For today's installment of #28in28, we highlight Hattie McDaniel, the first African American┬áto win an Academy Award. Hattie McDaniel won the award for her role in the 1939 film, Gone with the Wind. Gone with the Wind is a 1939 adaptation of … [Read more...]