Want a sneak peak into the making of the HOSANNA audio book? Listen to an excerpt, narrated by Maria Jones, an international actress from the United Kingdom. The audio-book will not be available as expected. We reached a snag in production. Stay tuned for more details....Read More
Hello Friends, HOSANNA is set from 1927 to 1967, the year the Supreme Court repealed laws forbidding whites to marry blacks. I find it amazing that my book and this movie would be released the same year. Divine intervention? Watch out for this movie on November 4, 2016. And read Hosanna too and you'll see that this is no coincidence....Read More
After reading, I believe you'd find it fruitful to take time to discuss Hosanna with your friends, family, book club buddies, and many others. If we dig deeper, we will find a far greater understanding than we first perceived. Hosanna is not just a story, it's a message. Let us discover that message together. I've developed a preliminary list of questions to get you started. Please think of others, send them to me, and I'll update our list as we move forward. ...Read More
Hosanna started with a dream. But it took 18 years to be realized. It’s now on sale. Read the excerpt. Buy the book on Amazon. You won’t regret it. It’s a captivating story. So take the time to read it. Share it with your friends, family, and book club. Begin the conversation with the discussion questions, then share your thoughts on Goodreads, Facebook, and my blog. Good Reading!...Read More
In 1998 I saw a woman with a cloud of white hair sitting elegantly on the porch railing of the grandest antebellum home I had ever seen. She was sipping from a mug, hot tea, I supposed, looking out yonder to an open view where black smoke was rising. It was fire she saw. But she wasn’t at all troubled. This was my dream. This was Miss Margret. This was the vision that started it all.
History helps us understand why we are the way we are. We are the sum total of all our historical experiences. Hosanna is no different than us. Jim Crow played a leading role in her story. You need to understand him, in order to understand her. Would you take the time to read and study the story behind the story?...Read More