Experience:

  • Contributing Writer: The Good Men Project: February 2019 – Present.
  • Writer: Medium.com, September 2019 – Present.
  • Writing Mentor: Chapter 510 & The Department of Make Believe in Oakland, CA: October 30, 2019- May 2020.

 

Publications:

  • Christina, T.: “My Journey to Heart,” Book of Poems, February 25, 2009
  • Miller, Tara C.:  “Going Gluten-Free,” October 22, 2011.

 

Essays:

  • The Good Men Project: “He Folds Her Laundry,” February 25, 2019.
  • The Good Men Project: “Conversation with the Divine Masculine,” August 6, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “I Asked My Son to Not Brush His Hair in Public,” September 4, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “The Conversation: Colorism, the Police and the Black Community,” September 9, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “That 80’s Life: A Different Time,” October 2, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “Journey to Cape Verde: A Forgotten History,” October 23, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “Fake it Till You Make It! Or Not!: It’s Okay to Walk Through Your Feelings,” December 5, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “I Got in a Pretty Bad Car Accident this Week: Then Commited a Random Act of Kindness,” December 6, 2019.
  • Medium.com: “I Was That Teenager with an Adult Boyfriend: An Inappropriate Union,” January 16, 2020.

 

Presentations:

  • FogCon2020 Panel: “Sit for a Spell: Black Women Writers of Speculative Fiction and Fantasy Discuss Turning Points in Their Literary Lives,” March 7 , 2020.
  • SF by the Bay and “More Than a Month” Black History Celebration: Black Speculative Fiction Dialogue, San Francisco, CA, February 19, 2020.
  • An Evening of Readings with AfroSurreal Writers Workshop: Read at The Damel in Oakland, CA, November 19, 2019.
  • Litquake 2019 Litcrawl Event: Read with the AfroSurreal Writers Workshop at Fingersnaps Media, in San Francisco, CA, October 21, 2019.

 

Education:

  • Nutrition Educator Certification: Bauman College, August 2010
  • Master in Social Work, San Francisco State University, May 2001
  • Psychology, San Francisco State University, May 1998

 

Member: 

  • AfroSurreal Writers Workshop