Ujima Reading Lounge Reading books have been a part of our lives for a long while. A special memory is reading books and learning about the world around us, relationships, love and friendships. Ujima has always been an advocate of reading, especially encouraging our young people to read and share books. Our book recommendation is… Read More Let’s Talk Books
Kendrick’s recent book was released on April 22, 2016. The Benefits of a Bully is a story told from a 11 yr old’s point of view. His grammar is spoken in the way young kids talk when they try to sound like adults from time to time. Sedale, and Sterling have to use every means… Read More The Benefits of a Bully by L.A. Kendrick
The festival is free and will be held in the Poppy, Cosmos and Lantana rooms on Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Guests KAZI Book Review’s Hopeton Hay Nationally bestselling & Edgar Award winning author Meg Gardiner Newbery Honor Medal winner Jacqueline Kelly St. Martin’s Minotaur Mystery Writers… Read More Are You Going To the Pflugerville Book Festival?
People who have known me for a long time realize my focus is on promoting and elevating others which leads to the establishment of a legacy. Indeed life continues to be interesting as I have been afforded several opportunities to assist many global populations. Many encounters involved Spanish speaking persons from the South American region… Read More NEW PUBLICATION- Terminologia de Relacion by Dr. Anthony Johnson
Lit Crawl at the Texas Book Festival, Oct. 17 Bat Scavenger Hunt, Nerd Jeopardy, Literary Death Match, Lit Crawl Against Humanity, LGBT storytelling, and more! Lit Crawl Austin returns to the Texas Book Festival on Saturday night, October 17. The annual literary pub crawl, a co-production of the Texas Book Festival and Litquake Foundation, features some… Read More Are You Ready for the Texas Book Festival?
Paul Cartwright and I grew up together in the same neighborhood. We played outside together when we were young and remained “family.” In 2009, he was a part of Ujima Magazine’s father’s day issue. It also featured Heath Muhammad and my nephew Damon Miller. In the issue, Paul spoke about his role as a new… Read More Motivating Others Through The Story Selling Advantage
Each year Manos de Cristo helps thousands of Central Texas children, Pre-K through 5th grades get ready for school at its annual Back-to-School program. The program prepares low-income students for the school year by providing each child with two sets of new clothing, socks, underwear, and a brand new backpack filled with school supplies. WHEN: … Read More Manos de Cristo’s 2015 Back-to-School Program Prepares~More than 2,000 Low-Income Children for School