The Biggest Gamble of All

October 2008 I initially saw Alphonse Dotson interview with a local channel in Austin. I was amazed and happy to hear that a Black man owned a vineyard and it was close in the Texas Hill Country. I reached out to him and he agreed to do an interview. We are sharing snippets from our fun time with him and his wife Martha at the … Continue reading The Biggest Gamble of All

Shout Out Wednesday!!!

Person: Austin Kleon Link to site: http://austinkleon.com/ Why the shout out? I was introduced to Austin Kleon through my art group. My friend had purchased his book and after looking through it I was excited to try his newspaper blackout art. I did some pieces and it is fun but you really have to pay attention to words and how you can rearrange the whole … Continue reading Shout Out Wednesday!!!

Celebrating Our Food Connections

Ujima Magazine has always had the love of good food. From healthy drinks to good down home meats. The goal was to share ideas with the community to help with the family meals. Thank you to everyone that shared a recipe or a web site with good ideas!! Look for more recipes in the near future. #ujimamagazine7yrs #um7 #celebratingthevision #community #birthday #food #recipes @meintheatx @rock_theone … Continue reading Celebrating Our Food Connections

Thank You To Ujima’s Contributors

You have heard the saying that you can’t do things by yourself. You always need help along the way. Well, Ujima Magazine is no different. We want to celebrate all the people who have taken time out their life to share their insight about the world, their poetry, people who they find of interest and their passions. To all of you that have written and … Continue reading Thank You To Ujima’s Contributors

Motivating Others Through The Story Selling Advantage

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 father. He is the father of two children who were … Continue reading Motivating Others Through The Story Selling Advantage