Friday, March 12, 2010
The Giveaway is here! And the lucky curly wins a copy of Thank God I'm a Natural, personally autographed by the author, Chris-Tia Donaldson.
For a chance to win, submit your idea for a natural hair workshop you want to attend. You know the one. You've been jonesing for a chance to learn new things and resources, meet other curlies and exchange tips with them, and come away refreshed with new information and feeling even more wonderful about that beautiful head of hair. And you are not alone!
Guidelines - Send in your brief answers to these questions:
- What idea or topic would you like to see at a natural hair workshop?
- Why is this topic important to you and to other curlies/naturals?
- What does the audience look like? (Professionals, college students? Age,
hair type, etc.)
- What format is best - teleconference, in-person workshop, or
- How much should it cost?
- Where should it be held (school meeting room, church, bookstore
meeting room, hotel conference room, local coffee shop, other?)
- Which matters most - Being able to attend from the comfort of your desk?
Free parking? Public transportation?
End date: The deadline to e-mail your entry is 11:59 p.m. Friday March 19, 2010.
The Winner - I'll announce the winner the week of March 22nd right here on my blog. The winner will receive an e-mail before the blog announcement.
Send entries to: firstname.lastname@example.org And please be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Good Luck, and let those creative juices flow!
Thank God I'm Natural is a must-read for any black woman who has suffered hair loss or breakage caused by relaxers — or has grown tired of spending thousands of dollars and their entire Saturday afternoons frying their kinky tresses into submission. Featuring the advice of celebrity stylists for Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill, and Erykah Badu (among others), readers will get ALL the information they’ve always needed — to look good on the outside and most importantly, feel good on the inside. Full of personal tales — of hair disasters and ultimate successes, THANK GOD I’M NATURAL offers thorough and extremely modern and up to date information — and a plethora of tips to help women go natural the right way. You won’t want to do your hair again until you’ve read this lifesaving, reference book and heartfelt narrative from cover to cover!
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Check out my latest article at Naturallycurly.com in celebration of International Women's Month. Each year around the world, International Women’s Day (IWD) is observed on March 8. Hundreds of events occur not just on this day but also throughout March to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women. The first IWD was held 1911 in the USA.
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