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Jordi B. has authored two life-changing, critically acclaimed books, I am Married on Purpose and Single on Purpose. Both works have been so widely received, as she was featured on Texas television networks WFAA News8, Fox 4, UAN Network, Upliftv, Contemporary Black TV, PaperCity and nationally syndicated radio...

Graphic artist and illustrator Charly Palmer’s brilliant, breath-taking work is in private and public collections across the country, including Atlanta Life Insurance, McDonald’s Corporation, Miller Brewing Company, the Coca Cola Company and Vanderbilt University.   His upcoming children’s book, There’s a Dragon in My...

Rashan Ali is a multimedia sensation who has charted an in-depth career as a sports and entertainment force. A former radio personality in Atlanta, Rashan blossomed in various mediums, including a sideline reporter at Atlanta Hawks and Super Bowl-bound Atlanta Falcons games. Additionally, she has worked on air at NBA-TV,...

Latoya C. Smith started her editorial career as an administrative assistant to New York Times bestselling author, Teri Woods at Teri Woods Publishing, while pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree at Temple University. She graduated Cum Laude from Temple in August of 2005. She then attained a full-time position at Kensington...

 Diane McKinney-Whetstone is the author of six novels that capture your imagination, including her latest, Lazaretto, and her critically acclaimed first novel, Tumbling, which was released 20 years ago.  She mines the city of Philadelphia for her material. The blocks and neighborhoods themselves become characters as...

Dr. Vanessa Grubbs is the author of Hundreds of Interlaced Fingers, a one-of-a-kind true story that beautifully tells how she donated a kidney to the man she loved and, inspired by his battle, became a kidney specialist. It’s been described as “an intense, ambitious, and fascinating book.” Dr. Grubbs is an assistant...

Susan Moses is a celebrity plus-size fashion stylist of some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, including Queen Latifah, Kathy Bates, Chaka Khan, Mary, Mary and Sherri Shepard, among others. She used her vast experience and success in the fashion industry to write the book, The Art of Dressing Curves: The Best-Kept...