Never put a Were Wolf on your Guest List

Just when they were sure the strangest thing to happen in the Bay Area was a vampire war, Omari and Jamilah find themselves faced with a new threat: a werewolf, in the form of their recently bit friend Dragonbrush. As the full moon fatefully approaches, the siblings wonder what will happen to their Filipino friend…

For the Kids in Oakland Walking Around Believing in Fairytales

“Can you believe that? A kid from Oakland walking around and believing in fairy tales,” Which translates, can you believe there are young minds in urban settings filled with wonder? The answer is Yes! Filmed briefly in Oakland Black Panther, captures that  wonder   That wonder was not ignored when I penned the Tales of…

Why Every Book Made For Our Black Girls Ain’t A Good Book

“Just because the book has a black girl in it, doesn’t mean that the author knows or understands anything about black culture…” kirkwood1692 It’s true! In 2017, the fact of the matter is that being a black girl is undeniably lit. Our public image today spans age, wealth, profession and interests with icons such as Black-ish’s Yara…