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Friday, June 23, 2017


Four Women: The Novel Explained.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 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  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 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 (ThyBlackMan.com) 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 (ThyBlackMan.com) 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 (ThyBlackMan.com) 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 (ThyBlackMan.com) 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 (ThyBlackMan.com) 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...]

Book Release: Winners Never Quit and Quitters Never Win!

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) (Never Allow a Bully to define you) An avid reader of this new Book by Stanley G Buford remarked, “No parent should send their child back to school before reading his book!” Bullying occurs when a person is singled out for punishment, hazing or retribution again and again by an individual or a group of people with more power,... [Read more...]

Book Release; You Can Stop Procrastination Today!

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “If you wait for perfect conditions you’ll never get anything done” (Ecclesiastes 11:4 Living Bible) While completing the research for my new book You Can Stop Procrastination Today! I felt an urge to give my ThyBlackMan readers a “sneak peek” into what might be the next New York Times bestseller. Although it is written... [Read more...]

Who Is The Most Successful Black Author Ever.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What a writer produces comes from the depths of “the never-never land of the spirit, of imagination; and all the arrows point away from the here and now,” said America’s most successful Black writer. His first published novel sold 500,000 copies within six months and more than a million before the year was out. It was turned... [Read more...]

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