Verdell Walker


Verdell is a corporate warrior but writing is her first love.  She published her first novel, The Coven: Fire and Ice, in 2013. Passionate about social justice issues, she runs the “Black Ally Resource List”, a curated collection of resources geared toward educating potential allies  as well as the “Forever February” platform which celebrates lesser known African American greats. If Verdell's not writing, she's reading. Find her on Twitter with  @verdellwalker or on Instagram at @forever_february17. 

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I'm A Black Woman & I Am More Than My Butt

Black women seem only to be valued for our parts, not our whole selves. The over-sexualization of our bodies has a long history and has been reinforced by harmful stereotypes across all forms of media. We battle with those stereotypes every time we step outside. Read...