Writer's Digest calls Heather Haliah Covington "An Impressive Poet of this Era!"
Since PerSOULnalities: Poems for Every Kind of Man appeals to the men who often opt to get this book at my signings rather than the PerSOULnalities: Poems for Every Kind of Woman book, I thought I would motivate the ladies to get the book, too.
Reason being 9 out of 10 times why [...]
(UPDATE: So you read this post.)
Hair texture terms attributed to black hair can be a sensitive issue for the black woman.
Textures most often associated with black hair are coarse,kinky,thick and nappy.
Today, the words curly or wavy are more desirable terms for different textures of black hair.
More often than not, curly [...]
Growing up I was a very skinny and frail girl with long legs, bony arms and very long hair. I did everything to try to gain weight from eating beans and binging on ice cream. I thought I would never ever gain weight. By the end of high school my body began to change. [...]
Aside from my collection of lipglosses I have over a dozen shades of red from:
1. Burgandy Red
2. Mahogany Red
3. Blood Red
4. Plum Red
5. Cherry Red
6. Raspberry Red
7. Watermelon Red
8. Scarlet Red
9. Deep Red
10. Dark [...]
FAVORITE NAIL POLISH COLOR: Ice blue french tips with white rhinestones, glitter or silver airbrush streaks. Blue reminds me of the sky and ocean.
FAVORITE FRAGRANCE: Beautiful by Estee’ Lauder
FAVORITE GEL: Olive Oil Smooth n-Hold Pudding
FAVORITE CLEANSER: Avalon Organics coQ10 Repair Facial Cleansing Gel
FAVORITE MOISTURIZER: Thayer’s Rose Petal Witch Hazel . [...]
Bravo for Gabrielle Union who went on record to admit she was a mean girl in the past. God knows how many girls have to endure mean girl behavior and aggression from other girls who simply don’t like them for any reason at all. When faced with people who don’t like [...]
Adriene Bailon brought style glamour and class to the BET Awards 2013 donning a classic chignon bun style braid on her slicked back hair, a great style for humid weather. She also, wore an uninhibited toga style dress by Michael Costello in scarlet red, somewhat brighter than just red.
This kind of [...]
Aside from Elle Varner’s awesome voice, her other crowning glory is her fabulous hair. She wore her natural hair texture for the BET Awards.
The style looked soft, voluminous and just the right length without over powering her power duo tone top and skirt setting off a trend that is right on time [...]
Sanaa Lathan was spotted in a strapless embroidered mini dress with lace up open toe gold stilettos at BET AWARDS finale looking glamorous. We love the shoes here at LiteraryDiva.com.
LeToya Nicole Luckett, known professionally as LeToya, and an original member of the R&B group Destiny’s Child, wore a stunning jumper design you simply have to be super fit to wear. The long pants covered her shoes making you wonder how she could walk in her outfit at all and what [...]
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Tatyana Ali bared a plunging neckline at the 2013 BET Awards in a stunning dress from Lorena Sarbu Spring 2013 collection.
The wide shoulder straps could have been narrower to show off her defined arms and soft cascading fish tail made up for loose fit with a touch of [...]
This week, the Literary Divas Magazine hair spotlight goes to Kat Graham. Swedish and black descent and better known for her role in the Vampire Diaries television series, Kat Graham has been making name for herself on the pop charts as well Her new blonde ambition look which is far away from [...]
Frizzy hair can be a nightmare for Literary Divas. Those frizzy hair photo-ops at signings wind up in newspapers, websites and worse-case scenario…. in magazines. To avoid frizz, try Bumble and Bumble Defrizz. The stuff works on all hair types.
Here, I washed and set my hair on large rollers after applying and fully washing out Jazzing Blue Black Rinse.
Each section of my hair was sprayed with a thin mist of Lottabody Lotion. I set my dryer for 1 hour and 15 minutes and always end with natural air to avoid hair [...]
One of my favorite styles to date is this simple flat iron style that you can do in 5 easy steps.
This pic of me returning from my book tour under a pen name I can’t say (SHHHH), and just a few years ago, shows my ends snipped off about [...]
Hello Literary Divas,
Highlights are all the rage this summer for those who rather add color to a few tendrils.
I got me a bottle of Clairol Basic White lightener which strips hair of its natural color as light as you want it. Follow color guide
From there you can add any color [...]
The China cut bang look may be one of the most admired styles on black women and especially when a chick is sporting her real God given hair. As much as I love this look, I wore it mostly in high school.My bangs frizzed on the hottest and most humid days so [...]
Hello Literary Divas,
Summer is a true scorcher and with this heat wave of 2013 it may be virtually impossible to control those frizzies, but by working with your own hair texture you can beat humidity with a care free style that requires low maintenance.
Here I simply washed my hair with TREsemme [...]
Hello Literary Divas,
Happy summer beauties. Today I am sharing my secrets on maintaining one of my favorite straight and smooth hairstyles with a doobe. If you have never heard of a doobe, it’s a technique I learned while watching one of my hairdressers set my hair, and who happens to be of [...]
“My favorite pastime is mixing lipstick shades. How I get my unique shades has been a secret, but I am now revealing years later for my Literary Divas.
Basically, I line my lips with the darkest plum shade and fill in with the palest pink coral shade to achieve my signature shades, [...]
One of my quotes is, “When I want to impress someone I put on a skirt and wear my hair out.” However, these days I project my best image to impress myself.
Ladies work so hard in life whether to complete school, juggle a career and kids or cope with single [...]
Hello My Literary Divas &Gents,
Welcome to my official author site where I reflect on my thoughts, beauty & hair care tips, celebrity fashion trends I like, my latest poetry releases and new book arriving,God's 24 Hour Makeover. My pre-order link goes live on Disilgold.com.
The book should hit stores by Valentine's Day.
Until then, join me daily for my 1 Million Literary Divas Makeover Challenge.
Can't wait to feature your makeover photos. I'm adding a few of mine, too.
To book me for your event or get all of the details contact LiteraryBlast.com PR Agency- Disilgold@aol.com.
Thanks so much Literary Divas and Gents for supporting your Literary Diva. It's great to be back as my original pen name, Heather Haliah Covington.
Who knows I may pen a sci-fi thriller coming to a theater near you.
Literary Diva Loves You.
Heather Haliah PerSOULnalities Poetry Book Series praised in Harlem News.
Heather Haliah Covington on FOX TV, Melbourne Florida talking to New Yorker's TV Show Host about The Disilgold Way and how she let go of a pool edge to learn how to swim and conquer her greatest fear.
Heather Haliah Covington teaching style of reading to classroom of children featured on Learning Channel.
Heather Haliah Covington hosts L.A., N.Y. and D.C. Book Expo at African American Pavilion Awards honoring the best-of-the best in literature and her YOUnity Guild of America Award members.
Heather Haliah Covington Disilgold Publishing subsidiary selected as Urban Book Publisher spotlight.
heather Haliah Covington magazine, Disilgold SOUL and name shouted out by BAD BOY of Lit to his 5 million radio listeners.