Author Rachel Berry grew up in Newark, East Orange, and Orange, NJ. She is a wife, proud mother of four adults, grandmother of two gorgeous girls, a published author and poet, motivational speaker, radio talk show host, columnist for SORMAG and community leader. As founder and president of a social group, this artist juggles a full schedule. "Black…
My name is Ella Curry and I own EDC Creations Media Group. We host five virtual author book tours per month through my company. We are currently seeking bloggers, radio hosts and book reviewers to join the 2011 virtual media tours! The hosts are rewarded with books and prizes from the authors and the publishing houses.…
It is indeed a great pleasure to invite you to Black Pearls Magazine's Bookclub Appreciation in Atlanta, GA. This fabulous night of live author readings and networking is scheduled for Thursday night, July 29, 2010 at 7.00 pm. at the chic Hyatt Regency Atlanta.
MY WRITING GETS NO ATTENTION by author/poet Marc Lacy
No attention? I know this is not coming from you because your friends and family are ecstatic at the fact that you’ve written a book and are a published author. Your former high school English instructor and her current writer’s guild have been following you as you’ve become versed in article publishing and blogging. Meanwhile, your name has a certain “buzz”…
Meet Huntsville’s own Marc Lacy, a graduate of Alabama A&M University. He is a nationally renown, award winning poet/author and spoken word artist. He has performed all of over the country at many national literary events and spoken word venues. Marc is a contributing writer to RADAR
and The Grove Magazines. He is also a writer for… Continue
This year is slowly winding down. It is time to think about the New Year and what it will bring. Do you ever fantasize about leaving your current career behind and pursuing something totally different? Perhaps you've thought seriously about it for a day or a week, but then the fear of leaving the virtual security of your current job floods your head with dozens of sound reasons why you should stay put. Whether your dream is to write a novel, start your own business or go back to school, you can… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on November 1, 2009 at 2:03am —
One Night with You by Francis Ray
New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray continues her captivating series about the Grayson family and their circle of friends with One Night With You, as two people with no plans for romance find themselves blindsided by desire…
When you first started writing, did you think you would ever write as many books as you have and have such a loyal following?
Francis: I… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on October 22, 2009 at 5:11pm —
Hello Martha! It is such a pleasure to have you on The Black Authors Network author's tour. The Give the Gift of Knowledge tour is used to expand the variety of books that our readers receive each month. Your book is a welcomed edition. Tell us a little about you and your passion for writing.
MAT: I am a sixty year old grandmother of four. My writing career, until the last few years, has been one of those “don’t quit your day job… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on October 9, 2009 at 2:25pm —
Hello! I would love to meet any of the fellow booklovers from DC/MD/VA area at the Capital BookFest 5th Anniversary, Saturday, October 3, 2009. I will lead a reading session and this would be a great place for us to meet! If you love books and want to share with us your favorites, come on out and join us. Email me at: email@example.com if you are attending this year. Ella Curry, EDC Creations…
EDC Creations and the Sankofa Literary Society announces the official virtual book tour of Pamela Samuels Young, the critically-acclaimed author of In Firm Pursuit, Every Reasonable Doubt, Murder on the Down Low and the upcoming anticipated thriller, Buying Time. From September 1 to October 30, 2009, follow Pamela on an interesting journey all over the Internet from the comfort of your home. This… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on September 10, 2009 at 7:28am —
The Sankofa Literary Society Review is focused on the issues and lifestyles that define the avid American Reader -- what they read, what they want out of their careers, how they connect to each other, what motivates them and how they feel… Continue
Please join us Monday, October 20, 2008 as we meet author and speaker John Kremer! If you need help with your book promotions---this is the show for you!
Writers and authors who have questions about marketing their books, don't miss this defining moment in BAN history. Prepare your 3 most important marketing and promotions questions and ask John on the air. Join us on the phone lines and in the chat room to ask those book marketing questions that… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on October 20, 2008 at 12:33am —
I applaud you all for following your dreams. Even though making it in the writing business can be tough! Whether you're a new writer just starting out, or a veteran author, gaining exposure for your books is no easy feat!
To become a bestselling author it takes just the right media platform to embrace your message and your literature while maintaining the integrity of… Continue
Added by Ella D. Curry on August 10, 2008 at 5:33am —
On Thursday night at 8pm-10pm EST, the Black Authors Network will host a Mother's Day tribute night. I am inviting you to prepare a 5-10 minute statement on MOTHERHOOD, or WHAT IS A STRONG WOMAN, or on THE MAKING OF A VIRTUOUS WOMAN. Your contribution can be a brief essay, quote, scripture, or poem. Your contribution can also be a dedication to a particular woman or group of women. We welcome shout-outs to any mother that you think needs to be showcased for her work… Continue
What is true Sexual Freedom? And, more importantly, why should you care about it? Get the answers at Black Authors Network!
Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22, 2008 is Grown and Sexy Weekend at the Black Authors Network! BAN is hosting a night of exploration and learning, followed by an exploration into sexual freedom as a fundamental human right. Erotica writers, Urban Lit authors, Spoken Word artist, and sexy poets are all invited to showcase your "Grown… Continue
EDC Creations and The Sankofa Literary Society will host 29 days of Black History! The 2008 Holiday Online Book Fair was as outstanding hit! We want to give even more readers the opportunity to experience greatness from the comforts of…