Author Archives: Miesha

A Literary Desegregationist Selects 11 Works Published by Black Women Writers in 2020

To witness is to humanize. Reading is an act of both witnessing and humanization. The passive activity of reading – sitting silent in a room and devoting one’s full attention to a printed page – is a powerful action. A … Continue reading

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Afrofuturism: The Diaspora Strikes Back

In an irony, new walls against immigration imperil the people who were the slave triangle’s abductees and source of capital. Black people are confined in places capital abandoned. Continue reading

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GLAAWC Readers

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GLAAWC Author Showcase Saturday, September 21, 2019 @ noon READINGS 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Dr. Marilyn Mobley presents a tribute to Toni Morrison Lisa Langford reading from Rastus and Hattie Brittany Ervin reading “Unrealistic“ from Real Talk Michael Payne … Continue reading

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GLAAWC Author Showcase

Loganberry Books announces exciting line up for the second annual Great Lakes African American Writers Conference (GLAAWC) book fair and author readings to be held Saturday, September 21st from 12 pm to 4 pm at Loganberry Books. This event is … Continue reading

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Forbidden Love: Lisa Jones Gentry and Joe Steele

Forbidden Love, penned by Harvard graduates Joe Steele and Lisa Jones Gentry, reminds one of Colleen McCoullough’s 1977 epic bestseller, Thornbirds, intertwined with the 2016 award winning movie, Loving.  Forbidden Love is a retelling of the sexual-romantic relationship between Father … Continue reading

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Five Tips on Writing from novelist Angela Crook

Novelist Angela Crook, who most recently authored the thriller Chasing Naveh, held her book launch at Loganberry Books on Sunday, March 10.  During the question and answer period in her well-attended event, she shared her wisdom about writing: Get support … Continue reading

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