Publications & Presentations


Konch Winter 2008-2009- “Cadence & Spectrum” (Short Story)

Roll: A Collection of Personal Narratives Telling Out Stories Press, August 2012- “Lineature” (CNF & Poetry)

OVS Magazine February 2013- “Those Vacant Figures” (Poetry)

Brick Rhetoric March 2013- “Hair” and “Our Feet” (Poetry)

Blackberry December 2013- “There,” “Traces,” “Returning,” “Directions,” “Where the World Ends” (poetry)


Symposium 2009 San Francisco State University- “Photojournalism and Ideas of Western Superiority in Ben Okri’s The Famished Road.” (Article)

“About Facebook: Reviewing Black Women’s Subjectivity on Social Media.” Mardi Gras Conference, Louisiana State University, February 2015.

“Nielsen Ratings vs. Black Twitter: The Potential and Limits of Social Media as a Tool for Increasing Influence Minority Fans have on Network Television Programming.” Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference, New Orleans, LA, April 2015.

“Fulfilling the Ethical Standard of Cultural Competence by Understanding Colorism.” Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Denver, CO, October 2015.

Blog Posts

For Harriet “Fair Skin at What Cost? The Toxic Effects of Skin Bleaching”

The Change Blog “Finding the Courage to Change Your Career Path”

Make a Living Writing “Finding an Audience with Facebook Ads”

Write to Done “Write Like an Architect: Description by Design”

Pen & Pro$per “1 Amateur Mistake to Avoid”

Pen & Pro$per “Battling Writer’s Block With Courage”

For Harriet “The Single Mom’s Guide to Raising Strong Kids”

Men With Pens “How to Land More Clients and Boost Your Income by Teaching”

ProBlogger “SEO for Bloggers With Soul”

cwSBA Author Archive

Write Anything Write What You Know and Don’t Know

Dig Magazine Articles

Boom Boom Buzz | Rock ‘N’ Roll brothers of Baby Bee to perform at the Baton Rouge Blues Festival

A New View of Nature | The Haven Gallery presents landscape paintings by Foreman and Lemoine

Art Expedition | Through a series of unexpected turns, artist James Burke finds a fulfilling career

I’ve Got Blues for You | The annual Slim Harpo Music Awards pay homage to an era of great music

A New Cuban | Grammy Nominated Tiempo Libre Proves Music Truly is Universal

Lifted by Language | LA filmmaker captures of an author and languageless man

Family of Faith | Baton Rouge native tells a story of love, kindness, and endurance

No Place to Park | Local salon owner still hopeful despite having to relocate because of rigid parking requirements

Full Exposure | LASM exhbit explores the range of abstract photography

Breaking the Music Box | LSU grad students host second concert series celebrating new and experimental music

On Second Thought | Vigil and protest to save Medicaid funding for hospice

Singing on The Train | Students produce full-length, original musical  set on NYC subway

Historic Foundations | New art exhibit brings life to historic building

Lighting All the Way | St. James Parish keeps a Christmas Eve tradition alive

Walking in SOGO | Historic neighborhood unites to bring attention to local businesses

Press Presents | LSU Press teams up with local merchants to host Season’s Reading

White Hot | Mid-City Merchants hold 15th annual art hop

Bundting a Homerun | New bakery serves an old-fashioned favorite