Writer Herb Boyd says: "One of the problems about being a relatively successful author—and even a
more visible journalist—is the accumulation of friends and fans, many
of them published writers with books in search of blurbs, forewords, and
most importantly reviews."
Here, Boyd tells us "what’s to be done", and he offers up a few "brief reviews" while he's at it.
Rosalind Kilkenny McLymont, executive editor of The Network Journal and
CEO of newly launched AfricaStrictlyBusiness.com, received the 44th
Annual Malcolm X Black Unity Award for her “consistent, concrete work
through the decades to build, teach and develop pan-African economic, as
well as literary projects and businesses.”