"...because here, love and music are one in the same and it's virtually impossible to make one without making the other." from "Blacktopia"
cradle of what was affectionately known as "The Big 3" (Ford, General Motors, and Chrysler companies). It was in this great metropolis that the author was first inspired to pen personal experiences of visions, smells and sounds that she considered truly "marvelous" in their own rite. In this collection, the author takes us "along for the ride" as she reminisces about those visions, smells and sounds that truly create the tapestry that is Vickie Brent-Touray. We know that you too will enjoy this nostalgic adventure. Buckle up, settle in and enjoy the ride. GET YOUR COPY TODAY!
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What people are saying about APOMM:
"...it's a LIVING, breathing collection of poetry. I found MYSELF in it, many times." Charlagne Ferguson
"It's a nostalgic phenomenon that takes you back to Kool-aid, cornrows and REAL black love." Shawnika Anderson
"APOMM is thought provoking. It's a GOOD read for girlfriends." "TracyfromCincinatti"
"This book created urban nostalgia for me and caused me to reflect on all things important to, funny to, endearing to and cultural to black folks...I Love it! The Book Signing Event allowed us all to experience the author's vision and voice for each piece. Thank You Vickie for sharing a part of your soul with us through poetry." Sonny of "Sonny Speaks"
APOMM is a candid, soul-filled anthology of poetic experiences that is relative to every facet of African-American life."
Dr. Natasha Woody