Review: Every Watering Word by Tanya Manning-Yarde

Pub. Date: September 27th 2017   I Page Count: 126 p. I  Imprint: Wasteland Press  I CW: Rape, abuse, violence   Summary: "This collection of poetry is an ensemble of many themes. Every Watering Word encompasses poetic rumination about women’s self-discovery; stories about coming of age; explorations of sex, sensuality and eroticism; epiphanies gleaned from motherhood and marriage;... Continue Reading →

10 Poetry Collections by Black Women #BlackHistoryMonth

It's Black History Month! And while I try to read and highlight Black writers throughout the year, I thought I'd contribute a few extra posts for folks celebrating and folks looking for more resources. While spoken word is my first love, I have been getting better at reading poetry and so I thought I'd share... Continue Reading →

The Diverse Books Tag

This year Naz at Read Diverse Books started his own book tag, The Diverse Books Tag, which was predictably awesome! I took part on instagram but thought with the new blog focus I'd do a proper tag post. Since my focus is on reading women of Color I thought I'd look for/recommend a book for... Continue Reading →

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