AWARDS


(Some Noteworthy Honors Featured)

2010 -Honorable Teacher of Decade Award
2009- Book Expo Book Industry Award Recipient honored at African American Pavilion
2008- Mother of the Neo- Literary Renaissance Honor
2008- New York Public Library Women’s History Month Guest Honor
2008- Invited Guest Host of AA Pavilion at Book Expo and HBF 10th Year Celebration Ceremony
2008-Recipient of African-American Pavilion at Book Expo Self-Publisher of the Year Honor
2008- Top 40 under 40 Diva Entrepreneur Award
2007- NAACP IMAGE AWARD Nominee for Outstanding Literature
2007- 1st African -American Women to Host National Literary Show Promoting AA literature “Literary Living”
2007-Declared Top 5 Media Mogul by Small Press Center
2007- Call & Post Newspaper Black History Month and Women’s History Month Spotlight
2007- Producer and Host of Authors on Stage Tour featuring Sonia Sanchez
2007- WLIB Radio feature Newsletter Spotlight
2007- Toni Trent Parker Author of the Year Award Recipient
2006- Featured Ebony Magazine Top Bookshelf Pick
2006- Black Issues Book Review Top 100 Sizzling Book Read
2006- Penned Foreword in Book Rated 5 Stars by Tavis Smiley from  Gumbo for the Soul Book Series
2006- Appointed Ambassador of African-American Literature by Baltimore Heritage Tours
2006-Memphis Writer’s Conference Hall of Fame Award Recipient2006- 107.5 WBLSFM Circle of Sisters Expo Business Banner Spotlight During Steve Harvey Gospel & Comedy Show
2006-107.5 FM WBLS Business Spotlight
2006- Black Men Magazine’s Hype Natural Hair Beauty Semi-Finalist
2006- Neshee Publication Best Promotions Award Recipient
2005- Voted Best Online Network by Southern Film Festival and VIP MAgazine
2005- Producer and host of YOUnity Guild Awards at Surf Club
2005- Authors on Stage Tour Producer at Harlem Book Fair w/ 105.1fm
2004- Guest columnist on EURWEB.com for 6 months
2004- Introductory Host of Michael Baisden Sex, Love & Lies Seminar
2004- Producer of YOUnity Guild Awards of America Awards Show w/ guest Michael Baisden, Bruce George (Def Poetry Jam) and Def Jam Poets Kayo and Karen Roc, plus more
2004- Appointed Judge of Harlem Book Fair’s 1st Annual Children’s Spelling Bee
2004- Black Refer Poetry Spotlight Winner
2004- 98.7 Kiss FM Spotlight with DJ Barry Maestro
2004- Guest poet with Terry Anne Oneal and Cynthia Highsmith Hooks on Stage at Harlem Book Fair