In his thought-provoking and controversial new book, HIS DOUGH, HER COOKIE: The Black Woman’s Guide to Love and Marriage in the Age of Independence, author and activist Torri Stuckey asserts that the greatest deed a black woman can do for her community is to marry a black man. Through a combination of data, statistics and […]
Empower Magazine spotlights books by new and underexposed authors.
Over the next several weeks, Empower Magazine is featuring a series of Empowering Firsts salutes to Black Inventors who are championed as pillars of industry. The inventors highlighted in this series are the top 15 picks of author, Keith C. Holmes, from his book Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success. We will shine the spotlight on these inventors by sharing […]
As a young girl, ReShonda Tate Billingsley would make up stories out of the blue and drive her mother and sisters crazy. Her first published story was in a magazine called, “True Confessions,” and earned the, then, 15-year-old Tate a $150 check that she never cashed. “I wrote a story called, “I Stole My Sister’s Husband,” and […]
“From the Florist to the Forest” by Charlie Marcol. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club. EM Book of the Week: From the Florist to the Forest
“Groovin’ on the Half-shell” by Dr. Rose Mary Stiffin. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club. EM Book of the Week: Groovin’ on the Half-shell
“Seeds of Hope” by Felicia Smith. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club. EM Book of the Week: Seeds of Hope
“Until Death Do We Part” by Angelica Deveraux. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club.
Empower Magazine Gives “My Heart and Hope” a Thumbs Up! “My Heart and Hope is a play that opens wide the pain and hurts that can turn the heart in murderous and self-destructive directions if not surrendered to God. The author provides an unflinching and sobering depiction of the consequences of allowing your wounds to wound others rather than seeking […]
“My Heart and the Holy Spirit – Surrounded by Hell” by Charmette Hill Jones. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club.
“Only the Lonely Can Play” – (For Singles Only) by ENO Okung. Check out the Book Summary at: Embook.club.