Category Archives: Famous People

7 Ways to Support Your Favorite Authors

BY ALEX ACKS   08-09-17 It’s kind of rough to be an author right now. It’s never been the most monetarily stable, predictable, or low-stress profession, but the last almost-a-year have seen stress levels for a lot of writers go through … Continue reading

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Author Interview Podcast – Raynetta Manees August 14

The live feed link to the program is https://worshipradiodetroit.com/glamour-shoppe-talk/

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National Book Lover’s Day 2017 : 85 Quotes-The Joy of Books!

In honor of the upcoming National Book Lover’s Day (Aug. 9, 2017)  I am re-posting these wonderful quotes about books and reading! #NationalBookLoversDay ( Material from the http://yourstory.com/2015/04/world-book-day-quotes/ website) A book is a device to ignite the imagination. – Alan Bennett … Continue reading

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Status Update from Author Raynetta Manees

Hi, everybody! I’m so happy to be back online. I had a heart attack on April 19, 2017.  Thanks so much for the get well prayers and wishes. Please see the video below for more detail.   This gives status … Continue reading

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Nina Simone’s “Four Women” Performed By Raynetta Manees

In honor of #WomensHistoryMonth and #BlackHistory this is my performance of #NinaSimone’s classic “#FourWomen,” from my 2012 CD “Singing In The Rayne.”  

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Black History In My Novels Part V “All For Love”

Happy Black History Month!  Although I write fiction I incorporate factual Black History into my books, and throughout this month I will be posting excerpts from my novels that reference Black history.  This is the fifth installment, an excerpt from … Continue reading

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BLACK HISTORY MONTH – “Famous, Fabulous Black Women”

In honor of BLACK HISTORY MONTH I invite you to visit my Pinterest page “Famous, Fabulous Black Women.”  There you will find much info about famous sisters, past and present.  But you will also find fascinating info on sisters that … Continue reading

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