Lover of heritage, history, community, and storytelling. Creative.
“There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God
Latest from my Journal
These are some stories behind my stories.
These are but a few publications I have written for over the years.
Black Southern Belle
Kindred by Parents
The Food Section
Explore My Work
Former adjunct teacher in the areas of African American Studies (Representation), Women Studies and Urban Studies.
Journalist, Textbook Contributor
Freelance writer for independent press, organization publications and consumer trade publications on the topics of heritage and food history.
Researcher, Fact-checker, Writer
Independent researcher, writer and fact-checker for visual media. Worked on an Emmy-nominated Food Network digital program.
PR and Branding Specialist
Consultant to chefs, culinary personalities, educators and cottage food producers. Assist people in creating PR strategies.
The Introduction to Acrylic Painting course was fantastic for beginners like me. The step-by-step instructions and online format made learning easy and enjoyable.
Watercolor for Beginners was a pleasant surprise. I learned valuable techniques quickly, and the convenience of online learning was a easy.
Drawing Foundations for Painting boosted my confidence. The instructors were patient, and the online format made it accessible and accessible.