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Why this Woman-Owned Business is called Make A Way

I just found myself always answering, “I made a way.” Being a woman in business is empowering, exciting, and challenging. It’s a road paved with pitfalls, potholes, and roadblocks. But also wonderful rewards. As a female entrepreneur, I am proud to walk in the footsteps of the other bold businesswomen before me.  Women, like me, […]

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The beauty and power of words: Family Literacy Month

I love to write. Blog posts, articles, books, …you name it. The beauty and power of words fascinate me. The articles I write for publications like Story Monsters or websites like Multicultural Children’s Book Day take more thought and effort,  but they are still enjoyable to create. Penning children’s books is a whole different story. […]

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Author Evolving: That time I had to get all new ISBN’s

As a businesswoman, I’ve known for a long time that to be successful, change is necessary. The same applies to be being a multi-book author–change is inevitable, and it’s part of growth and evolution. My ultimate goal has always been to take my publishing house, Make A Way Media, to a national level. With this […]

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Supporting Black-Owned Bookstores

Post COVID-19 and the amplification on #BlackLivesMatter, I had read that independently-owned bookstores were flourishing after nearly being ignored into extinction. I think that speaks to the heart, dedication, uniqueness, and passion of the owners who have fought to keep these much-needed parts of communities afloat. Despite all of the setbacks that 2020 has offered, […]

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Racism undermines mental health. Here’s what we can do

“Once my loved ones accepted the diagnosis, healing began for the entire family, but it took too long. It took years. Can’t we, as a nation, begin to speed up that process? We need a national campaign to destigmatize mental illness, especially one targeted toward African Americans…It’s not shameful to have a mental illness. Get […]

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Who do You Wish to Stand For? Avoiding Social Media Landmines

“Beware of Chris Columbus and folk like that…” This was a directive that I shared with my team when we were discussing branding, social media, and what I want Make A Way Media to stand for. It is a very timely topic and much-needed discussion. It is indeed a new world and I have to […]

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