Magical Books for Black Girls

December 22, 2015 1 min read 4 Comments

If you’re looking for inspiring books with female protagonists to give to African-American girls and teens, here are a few you should check out. All of these titles are available both in print and most are also in digital and…

Review: Okemus by Taylor Sterling

November 6, 2015 1 min read 2 Comments

(originally posted on tumblr) I first heard about Okemus, the post-apocalyptic story of a time-traveling, shape-shifting superhero by Taylor Sterling and his company Red Arcis Entertainment about 6 months ago. I was reading about SDCC and was intrigued by Sterling’s…

The David F. Walker Interview

October 23, 2015 1 min read 1 Comment

(originally posted on tumblr) I met David F. Walker in the press area of New York Comic Con on Friday, Oct 9, 2015 at the Javitz Center this year and he was nice enough to grant me an impromptu interview…

Shawn Pryor Interview

October 10, 2015 1 min read No Comments

I’m starting a new series here on theblerdgurl where I interview people who inspire me or I feel are change agents in some way. I’ve been not-so-silently stalking by Shawn Pryor since I first heard him on a blackcomicschat podcast…

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