Hollywood can no longer ignore the need for diverse representation, the need for little young black boys and girls hungry to see themselves.
Award winning writer/ Speaker/Author
Trey Anthony is an award-winning writer, actor, motivational speaker and creator of the brand A Black Girl in Love (with Herself) <br> She will be on tour with her new book in Toronto Feb 3, at the Harbourfront Centre and in Atlanta Feb 14-17th. For more info. www.blackgirlinlove.com <br> Follow her on Instagram at blackgirlinlove or on Twitter, @treyanthony <br> More information on Trey Anthony can be found at: <a href="http://www.speakers.ca/anthony_trey.html" rel="nofollow">www.speakers.ca/anthony_trey.html</a>.
Four and a half minutes after I read that a grand jury decided not to indict officer Darren Wilson, I sent a text to my sister in North Carolina. "You need to get my baby out of that f*&&ing racist place called the U.S. south!" 'My baby' being my one-year-old precious baby nephew. I fear that we are running out of time. I know with certainty that death can creep upon black boys lives in an instant.
12/01/2014 01:15 EST
I am friends with all my exes! Many people find this very strange. Many years ago I had an extremely bad break up, and because there was so much hurt between us we decided to not speak. This was one of the most difficult and challenging times of my life. But as I get older I have little time for bitterness, anger, or hurt. If there is an ex in your life whom you feel anger towards or cannot speak to them, let them go.
03/22/2013 05:32 EDT
In my quest to find love I have failed many times.... Yet recently I came to the realization that in order to find true and
02/13/2013 04:31 EST
I realize that holding on to something or someone for longer than necessary, does not make them or it "belong" to you. It actually has the opposite effect. The stronger and longer you hold on to them, the more they will wish for freedom. They will desperately want to seek air outside of you.
05/11/2012 05:11 EDT
He sat at the table and I held my breath. He was charming, overly chatty with everyone and maybe someone with a keen eye may have noticed that something was a little "off" with him. I believed that if he was a part of my normal maybe this would distract him from the voices in his head, the craziness of his world. I wanted to make him forget all that he had lost.
02/12/2012 01:50 EST
The truth is I don't like my body. As a self-proclaimed feminist I struggle with this. Miss trey anthony, writer of <em>'da Kink</em>... the play that preaches self- acceptance and has womyn singing "I'm just loving me!" doesn't like her body?
06/22/2011 12:42 EDT
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