Cicely Tyson Brings it Home to Bountiful

What it must be like to long for home, to remember, to feel again… Cicely Tyson longs for Bountiful in, A Trip to Bountiful, a play about an older woman who misses home and has been for some years, trying to escape the house with her son & meany daughter in law, Vanessa Williams, to see home, and possible live and die there in her old age. She feels  she she belongs there and that it is pertinent that she returns. Sadly, when she finally does escape, all the people she encounters are but temporary entertainment, where she finds herself … Continue reading Cicely Tyson Brings it Home to Bountiful

Dr. Gwendolyn Goldsby Grant Gives You One to Grow on

What can I say about, “The Woman With The Answers” (and given to you on a platter of which you can appreciate and enjoy listening to). Dr. Gwendolyn Goldsby Grant is one of my favorite people. She gives you what you NEED to hear, and sometimes, it’s words you’ve long since heard and appreciate when you receive them. Dr. Grant wrote for over 25 years for Essence Magazine as an advice columnist.  Dr. Grant is a media psychologist, counselor, and advocate for sex education. She has specialized in assertiveness training, multicultural issues, affirmative action and sexual harassment among many others. Since the clips on the Michael … Continue reading Dr. Gwendolyn Goldsby Grant Gives You One to Grow on

Honoree Dr. George Clinton to receive Humanitarian & Lifetime Achievement Award

November 10, 2012, Dr. George “Funkenstein” Clinton will be receiving the Humanitarian and Lifetime Achievement Awards, at Rutgers Newark: http://www.facebook.com/events/361870633891421/  George has OVER 50 years in the music industry and has touched the lives of generations of muscians. Here is … Continue reading Honoree Dr. George Clinton to receive Humanitarian & Lifetime Achievement Award