Jackie Robinson Poetry Day Saturday, September 3rd!

Jackie Robinson Poetry Day Saturday, September 3rd!

Good evening, my readers. Today is September 1st, and the beginning of Fall in the minds of many people. Yes, we still have this last weekend, but I noticed a shift in energy today. People are reaching out to me about their plans, and I find myself gearing up for what should be an interesting four months. Summer is pretty much a wrap, and it’s time to move on. The reason for this post is to let you know that I will be participating in the Jackie Robinson Poetry Day in Harlem this Saturday. It’s from 12pm-8pm, and is looking...
BloggerWeek 2016 Wrap Up

BloggerWeek 2016 Wrap Up

Greetings all. For those who were following my timeline this weekend, you may have seen me talking incessantly about BloggerWeek. It is a conference for bloggers, journalists, and social media people. Founded by Jessica Ann Mitchell-Aiwuyor, it is an offline extension of Black Bloggers Connect. This is the third major conference, and it draws participants from around the country. This year’s event consisted of a networking event Thursday night, an all day at Busboys and Poets on Friday, and then the final day of events at Trinity Washington University on Saturday. I didn’t attend the Thursday event, so I will...