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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Book Release; What the Bible Teaches About Leadership and Delegation.

Tweet ( After 400 years of living in slavery, Moses had just begun leading the Israelites out of Egypt. His task was to take the children of God toward Israel, their promised land. As we read in the Book of Exodus Chapter 18, Moses was laboring in the middle of the Sinai desert from dawn to very late into the day and night as he attempted... [Read more...]

Book Release; An Advocacy Like No Other “The Fix This Time,” Debunking Trumpism Is Within Your Reach.

September 10, 2017 by  
Filed under Book Club/Book Reviews, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If your spending ten dollars resulted in changing the world positively for you and your family and future generations; Would you spend that ten dollars? Of course, you would. Would you spend ten dollars, if it resulted in you being just and you seeing for yourself the execution of justice, as required by Micah 6:8? Of course,... [Read more...]

Music Industry Book – BLACKOUT: My 40 Years in the Music Business.

Tweet ( For more than 50 years, commercial FM radio has had the power to inspire, influence, entertain, and inform listeners. It’s also had the power to break artists and sell records. So, from day one, pay for play has been part of the game. But in the past two decades, terrestrial radio has undergone a sea change in terms of... [Read more...]

Four Women: The Novel Explained.

Tweet ( Five years ago Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in Sanford, Florida by an overzealous, prejudicial, profiling neighborhood watch captain. The 17-year-old was immortalized for wearing a hoodie home from the convenience store where he picked up an iced tea, and a bag of skittles to munch on while watching the All Star game.... [Read more...]

5 Black Male Authors You Should Know in 2017.

February 7, 2017 by  
Filed under Book Club/Book Reviews, Ent., News, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( There are so many African-American male authors who have fearlessly examined cultural stigmas, provided intimate life details, presented new ideas and created remarkable fiction through literary works. This list is certainly not limited and can go on forever, but here are five black authors you should know about: Wesley Lowery Lowery’s... [Read more...]

Author T.L. Kirk: Book Review — From Pawn to King

December 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet ( Life is full of transitions, but every now-and-then we become stagnate. We go with the flow and psych ourselves into believing we’re content with life just the way it is.  For older men, we can become lifeless puppets on the job and at home, which is not a healthy lifestyle. But for younger men, being stagnate is a surefire... [Read more...]

Book Release; Reflecting On Jim Crow – Fondly?

Tweet ( Being an insecure, chubby teenager in the Jim Crow south may have been a challenge, but growing up as that same teen might be far more difficult in today’s world.  In my book, The Blessing of Movement, I chronicle the story of my sister, Sandra and how her actions impacted our family, and my life choices.  Although I was... [Read more...]

Now! A Way You Can Win as Unemployment Rates Rise.

Tweet ( Every presidential candidate running for the presidency is offering infrastructure spending as the way to lift this economy out of its moribund state and create jobs. As voters, and smart and intelligent observers, many of you feel like I do; infrastructure spending is not the complete answer. Remember “the shovel ready projects”... [Read more...]

Book Review: Banking on Kids: Money Matters Cradle to Seventeen.

Tweet ( While reading through trade publication this writer came across some interesting information on a recently published book by yours truly.  This independent review was conducted by one of a few well respected book critics I have never had the pleasure of meeting, yet, am humbled by its candor and honesty. This review was dated... [Read more...]

Yankee And Yardie Go To The Movies.

November 18, 2015 by  
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Tweet ( Once upon a time long ago, a Yardie (working class Jamaican) and his cousin from America took in the show at Crossroads Theatre in Kingston. The moviehouse was cavernous. Tier upon tier of seats stretched up to a ceiling high as a cathedral. The screen was a gargantuan affair about an acre in area, or so it seemed. Yankee and... [Read more...]

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