>Welcome to all the visitors who saw the posting on Kalamu’s listserv – and a big thank you to Kalamu for that ever bountiful list.

In Authors Elsewhere
Lisa Teasley has an essay in this month’s
Real Simple about, as she puts it, “growing up with dark skin in a eurocentric culture that doesn’t revere blackness as beautiful.” So check it out. Lisa is the author of Dive and Glow in the Dark.

Authors on the Web
I posted earlier about the lack of a site for Terry McMillan. Well the site is up (or back?) and it’s good. I particularly like the family photo animation.

I’ll be back later this week with more – got to get some rest tonight. Keep sending those links!