While in my mother's womb--she read to me as she carried me.
My favorite place to read or write is...
Any place where I can take a book.
What is your favorite word and why?
I dwell in
a world of lyrical beauty.
My favorite writers are
Any who tell our stories well.
My favorite books are
"Mama Day" by Gloria Naylor
"Song of Solomon" by Toni Morrison
"Standing at the Scratch Line" by Guy Johnson
"Bruised Hibiscus" by Elizabeth Nunez
"Seasons of Beento Blackbird" by Akosua Busia
"The Cookie Cutter" by Sterling Anthony
"In My Father's House" by Ernest Gaines
"Douglass' Women" by Jewell Parker-Rhodes
"Slave" by Mende Nazir
"Better Than I Know Myself" by DeBerry and Grant
"The Hand I Fan With" by Tina McElroy Ansa
"Ms. Etta's Fast House" by Victor McGlothin
"Like Water for Chocolate" by Laura Esquivel
"Whirlwind" by James Clavell
"Company Man" by Brent Wade
"Another Good Loving Blues" by Arthur Flowers