Janice Littlejohn, “Swirling” Co-Author, to Come to Dallas!!


Me and my gorgeous co-author, Janice Rhoshalle Littlejohn Hey Dallas folks, come see the other half of "SWIRLING"!! Co-author of the popular … [Read more...]

Today is Cyber Monday. Buy SWIRLING for Yourself or for a Friend!

"What's this, Helen, a cure to my chronic depression? THANK YOU!!"

Yes; this is a shameless plug. But it you can't be shameless in your own house, where then, can you? While you're out and about, or rather, in … [Read more...]

Atlanta Recap, In Pit-chas!

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My Atlanta trip was probably one of the BEST, no...it was THE BEST trip on the SWIRLING book tour thus far. I got to go to the CNN center NOT as a … [Read more...]

Ladies, It Looks Like We’ve Got Some Allies…!


Last night's SWIRLING event in Brooklyn was by far the largest we've had so far. My agent says that there were about 160 people there, so woo … [Read more...]

“Swirling” Made it in theGrio’s Top Summer Reading Picks!

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Here's what theGrio has to say about "Swirling" It seems there are guides for everything these days. Thinking of mixing it up this summer, but don’t … [Read more...]

Calling All BB&W Los Angeles Folks: Come See Me & Janice Talk SWIRLING at the Leimert Park Book Festival!!

Leimert Park Book Fair Authors Reception

This is my first time attending the Leimert Park Book Festival, but this is a big deal. I'm pinching myself that Janice and I will be part of the … [Read more...]

“Swirling” Isn’t Just for the Ladies: Guys are Loving It Too!

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When Janice and I started writing SWIRLING, we basically had black women in mind, and the relationship dynamics interracial and intercultural … [Read more...]

Reserve While You Still Can: Grand Del Mar SWIRLING Event Booking Up Fast!

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I'm super excited to formally announce that we're having our big SWIRLING shin-dig at The Grand Del Mar's Club M in San Diego. Sponsored by The Grand … [Read more...]

[Update] Tired as Hayell, Photo of the Day Plus Video!

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After today's party, I'm pooped. We packed that place... Special thanks to Cherry Davis who not only came to the event but recorded our … [Read more...]

Book Launch Recap: A “Lovely Day”

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For those of you who weren't able to make it, yesterday's  Swirling book signing at Eso Won in Los Angeles was standing room only, and there was a … [Read more...]