URBAN GRAPEVINE MAGAZINE WHERE READERS GET THE JUICE... Newsletter Date 4/15
Volume 1, Issue 3
INSIDE MAY/JUNE’S ISSUU Secondary Story Headline
From Books to Film
It’s every author’s dream to see their thoughts come to life. For Urban Fiction authors it doesn’t happen that often. Trying to make marks in the literary industry alone is a task for African American authors. Award winning authors and bestselling authors are titles given to AA authors by AA award shows, literary groups; such as book clubs and Blogtalk Radio personalities. Minority authors crown each other in support of popular reads. The African American/Latin literary communities have join forces to shine light on Urban Fiction. Rap star phenomenon 50 Cents saw a profitable investment and started G -UNIT BOOKS. It has been the house of many popular authors; Kwan
(Blow), K. Elliot (The S k i Mask Way), Nikki Turner (Death Before Dishonor), Relentless Aaron (Derelict), Noire (Baby Brother), and Mark Anthony (Harlem Heat) just to name a few. But after a few years of publishing the light dimmed but these authors still excelled. Writer Kwan went on to put out over a dozen more 5 Star reads……….
It will take more than a few airbrushed t-shirts reading R.I.P and we miss you. These prayer vigils, walks and more groups like Y.A.N.A to reach the souls of the young men that promote the violence because they seem to not understand the severity of taking a life…...
WE ARE EVERY WOMAN! By: Felisha
Versatile, stylish, and diverse are women of color. It doesn’t matter if you are African American, Cuban, Dominican, Latina, African, Jamaican, Haitian; Caribbean, you name it. Being of color gives you the natural beauty of queens………..
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Dear Love Letter, My question is about keeping a marriage strong. My husband I were married on 2/14/12. Now that we are married I would like to know how to keep the marriage fresh. We are still in the fresh stage but eventually I feel that will wear off…………… Sincerely, Newlywed
Rodney Bradshaw has come up with the ultimate way to share the gospel; sharing the good news in every form; through teachings preaching and reaching. The gospel music industry has been a way to reach out to our youth through lyrics. What a great idea to build a network for the word. ……...