Katrina Spencer Spencer

There are many things that people don’t know about me. But one of them that A LOT of people don’t know is that my middle name is Spencer. You guessed it folks, my legal name after getting married is Katrina Spencer Spencer.

Find out more about me at Minolta C. White’s lovely blog. We dish [...]

The Interview

Sorry! Big apologies to everyone. I know this was supposed to post Monday, but time got away from me this weekend. But don’t worry I have some fantastic news for you guys, Tayari Jones will be stopping by the blog on Friday! We’ll be discussing her new book, Silver Sparrow, in stores on May 24th, [...]

Getting Help From a Pro

My first two novels tackle subjects that I am very familiar with. Hair. But with this next book, (when, oh when will I be finished with this thing?) I felt the need to stretch myself. The saying, “Write what you know” holds true at first. But on my third book, I feel the need to [...]

Skipping a Beat

As promised guys the lovely Sarah Pekkanen has stopped by to discuss her new novel, Skipping a Beat. She’s been getting rave reviews, Bestselling author Emily Giffin called it, “original, engaging, and soulful” and Jen Lancaster called it “evocative and compelling.”

Skipping a Beat follows the tale of Julia Dunhill, a thirty-something party planner, [...]

Kimberla Lawson Roby

Kimberla Lawson Roby is truly an inspiration. From self-published, to New York Times Bestselling Author, Kimberla’s latest book Love, Honor and Betray will not disappoint her loyal fans. This is her 15th novel, and her 8th in the Curtis Black series. Kimberla didn’t become a successful author by chance. Read on how her hard work [...]

Snow Again?

Okay for those who still haven’t guessed who will be stopping by tomorrow, *drumroll please* the wonderful Kimberla Lawson Roby will be here tomorrow! We will discuss her new book, her writing process and hair of course. Has she ever worn a weave? What’s her favorite hairstyle? Find out tomorrow folks!

Okay, so it [...]

This Old Dog…

Okay guys, this is BIGGGGG. I have a huge author I’m interviewing on Friday. I’ll give you guys a couple of hints: 1) She self-published her first novel. 2) She is a New York Times Bestselling author. 3) She writes a very successful series about a certain Mr. Black fellow…

I know most of you [...]

Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Every now and then I read a book that really sticks with me. Last year it was The Help. This year, it’s Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez. Wench follows the tale of a real resort named Tawawa House, situated in the free state of Ohio. A beautiful, inviting house surrounded by a dozen private cottages, the [...]

The Sickled Cell

I suffer from sickle-cell anemia. I say suffer because if anyone knows anyone that has this disease, or is in anyway familiar with it—then they know that suffering is what it is. For those of you who don’t know what sickle cell is, it is an inherited form of anemia — a condition [...]

On the Road Again, Virtually That Is…

My poor, poor neglected novel. I promise I’ll get back to you soon. What’s that? I’m forgetting about my characters? Never! I told you once Unbeweaveable has a proper send out I’ll get back to you. I promise. Have I lied to you before? I have? Well, still…I’ll get back to you. I [...]