We Need Diverse Books

Boys and girls across the nation deserve to see themselves in the books they read. When their minds are open to reading, their minds are open to learning. Characters that reflect the fullness of humanity in regards to culture, background, nationality, and interests will ultimately challenge perspectives and implement more inclusion. The children matter. It's… Continue reading We Need Diverse Books

You OK, Sis?

Three words is all it takes. We can combat street harassment together. Read about this important cause on Feminista Jones. Denise Nichole Andrews

Poets that Energize Us

Poetry has a profound effect on all those that embrace it. The poets that I listed below have valuable advice and insights for writers. I hope that these quotes can inspire. "We must create work that refuses to leave this world the same as when we entered. We do not have the luxury of only… Continue reading Poets that Energize Us

Equal Pay Day

Take the time to read this enlightening articles on the issue of pay equity. How Equal Pay Day Excludes Women of Color by Ruchika Tulshyan Here's How D.C. Is Closing the Gender Gap for Equal Pay Day by Valentina Zarya More Work To Do On Equal Pay Day for California Women by Sue Miller Today Isn't… Continue reading Equal Pay Day