In The News

Here are some instances where I have been quoted, interviewed, or featured.


Interviewed by columnist Judy Christie in The Shreveport Times. Personal Stories: Local Books Provide Inspiration

May 2015

Featured in article for Clarion Ledger by Lareeca Rucker. Have You Ever Thought Of Self-Publishing A Book?

March 2012

One of my books made national bestseller list at Black Christian News/Black CBC National Bestsellers List. Black Christian News/Black CBC National Bestsellers List — August 2009.

August 2009

Received Women of Excellence award, granted by Wiley College. Wiley College Honors Four Women Of Excellence.

March 2009

One of my books made national bestseller list at Black Christian News. The Top 25 Black Christian Independent Publishers Bestsellers List (Fiction) — February 2009.

February 2009

Interviewed by Cyrus Webb on Conversations Live with C.A. Webb. Interview

July 2008

One of my books featured in Top 20 Summer Reads list at Authors Den. Conversations Reveals Its Top 20 Reads of 2008.

July 2008

Interviewed for an article in Bloomberg Entrepreneurs Who Get Published


My column quoted in USA Today. Editorial/Opinion. Worth Remembering: The Victims, Sacrifices

June 2005

My work cited in a book on civil rights. The Hardest Deal of All, by Charles Bolton, published by University Press of Mississippi.


Interviewed by student researcher Dominique Campbell for Mississippi Writers and Musicians, Monica Carter, A Biography


Won journalism writing award. Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors, First Place for Outstanding Journalism.