Writing My Wrongs
Score: 4.5
From 152 Ratings

Writing My Wrongs


  • Author: Shaka Senghor
  • Release Date : 2016-03-08
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 1020608 Bytes


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An unforgettable memoir of redemption and second chances amidst America's mass incarceration epidemic, from a member of Oprah's SuperSoul 100Shaka Senghor was raised in a middle class neighborhood on Detroit’s east side during the height of the 1980s crack epidemic. An honor roll student and a natural leader, he dreamed of becoming a doctor—but at age 11, his parents' marriage began to unravel, and beatings from his mother worsened, which sent him on a downward spiral. He ran away from home, turned to drug dealing to survive, and ended up in prison for murder at the age of 19, full of anger and despair.      Writing My Wrongs is the story of what came next. During his nineteen-year incarceration, seven...

The Love Prison Made and Unmade
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

The Love Prison Made and Unmade


  • Author: Ebony Roberts
  • Release Date : 2019-07-09
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 1420230 Bytes


A Notable Memoir by the New York TimesMedium’s Books to Help You Transition Into 2020With echoes of Just Mercy and An American Marriage, a remarkable memoir of a woman who falls in love with an incarcerated man—a poignant story of hope and disappointment that lays bare the toll prison takes not only on those behind bars, but on their families and relationships.Ebony’s parents were high school sweethearts and married young. By the time Ebony was born, the marriage was disintegrating. As a little girl she witnessed her parents’ brutal verbal and physical fights, fueled by her father’s alcoholism. Then her father tried to kill her mother. Those experiences drastically affected the way Ebony viewed love and set the pattern for her future romant...

Writing My Wrongs
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Writing My Wrongs


  • Author : Shaka Senghor
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101907290


Writing My Wrongs Book Description :

"During his nineteen-year incarceration [for murder], seven of which were spent in solitary confinement, Senghor discovered literature, meditation, self-examination, and the kindness of others--tools he used to confront the demons of his past, forgive the people who hurt him, and begin atoning for the wrongs he had committed. Upon his release at age thirty-eight, Senghor became an activist and mentor to young men and women facing circumstances like his"--Dust jacket flap....

Writing My Wrongs
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Writing My Wrongs


  • Author : Shaka Senghor
  • Publisher : Convergent Books
  • Release Date : 2016-03-08
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101907306


Writing My Wrongs Book Description :

New York Times Bestseller A memoir of redemption, reform, and second chances amidst America's mass incarceration epidemic. Shaka Senghor was raised in a middle class neighborhood on Detroit’s east side during the height of the 1980s crack epidemic. An honor roll student and a natural leader, he dreamed of becoming a doctor—but at age 11, his parents' marriage began to unravel, and the beatings from his mother worsened, sending him on a downward spiral that saw him run away from home, turn to drug dealing to survive, and end up in prison for murder at the age of 19, fuming with anger and despair. Writing My Wrongs is the story of what came next. During his nineteen-year incarceration, seven of which were spent in solitary confinement, Senghor disc...

Writing My Wrongs
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Writing My Wrongs


  • Author : Shaka Senghor
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101907313


Writing My Wrongs Book Description :

In life, it's not how you start that matters. It's how you finish. In the 1980s Shaka Senghor was an honor roll student and dreamed of becoming a doctor. In 1991 he was sent to prison for second-degree murder. During his 19-year incarceration, seven of which were spent in solitary confinement, Senghor discovered literature, meditation, and self-examination. He used these tools to confront the demons of his past, forgive the people who hurt him, and begin atoning for the wrongs he had committed. At his release at age 38 he became an activist and mentor to young men and women facing circumstances like his....

Write His Wrongs

Write His Wrongs


  • Author : J. Wesley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-03-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0997115904


Write His Wrongs Book Description :

From Heartbreak to Love Notes combines lyrical expression with poetry to capture modern dating by using pieces to tell a story of young man knowing little about relationships but is destined to learn. It's broken into three sections and chronicles his thought process when enamored, losing interest, cheating, searching, heartbroken and healed....

To Right the Wrongs
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

To Right the Wrongs


  • Author : Sheryl Scarborough
  • Publisher : Tor Teen
  • Release Date : 2018-02-27
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466885493


To Right the Wrongs Book Description :

Sheryl Scarborough continues the adventures of teen amateur sleuth and aspiring forensic scientist Erin Blake in To Right the Wrongs, the sequel to To Catch a Killer. Barely three weeks after catching the killer of Erin’s mother and their biology teacher, Erin and her crew are back, up to their elbows in forensics projects. But this time it’s with the full approval of their parents. With Uncle Victor at the helm, Erin and her best friends, Spam and Lysa, are prepping a new classroom for CSI summer camp, where they will serve as camp counselors. Meanwhile, Erin's super-hot new boyfriend, Journey, is graduating, just in time for him to take a position as Victor’s intern in the new CSI lab on campus. Journey and Victor are going to take another lo...

The Love Prison Made and Unmade
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Love Prison Made and Unmade


  • Author : Ebony Roberts
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-07-09
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062876669


The Love Prison Made and Unmade Book Description :

With echoes of Just Mercy and An American Marriage, a remarkable memoir of a woman who falls in love with an incarcerated man—a poignant story of hope and disappointment that lays bare the toll prison takes not only on those behind bars, but on their families and relationships. Ebony’s parents were high school sweethearts and married young. By the time Ebony was born, the marriage was disintegrating. As a little girl she witnessed her parents’ brutal verbal and physical fights, fueled by her father’s alcoholism. Then her father tried to kill her mother. Those experiences drastically affected the way Ebony viewed love and set the pattern for her future romantic relationships. Despite being an educated and strong-minded woman determined not to ...

Righting Wrongs in Writing Songs

Righting Wrongs in Writing Songs


  • Author : Danny Cope
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Composition (Music)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781598637472


Righting Wrongs in Writing Songs Book Description :

This book gives both aspiring and seasoned songwriters a powerful new approach to writing songs, focusing on common obstacles in the songwriting process and techniques to help songwriters overcome them. Each chapter goes to the root of a specific songwriting problem and provides exercises to help readers over the hurdles and put their new skills to work. Topics include writing approach, purpose, structure, melodic significance and construction, basic music theory, word meaning, word design and arrangement, chords, and how they are all pieced together. Along the way, a song is created to act as a case study and a demonstration of what each exercise can result in. The lessons are fun, informal, and include fresh suggestions and exercises born out of th...

I m Writing My Wrongs  I m Not Righting My Wrongs
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

I m Writing My Wrongs I m Not Righting My Wrongs


  • Author : Inita Callaway
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-10-05
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1722678372


I m Writing My Wrongs I m Not Righting My Wrongs Book Description :

An extension of the author's blog, The B - Logs, this didactic book of short stories is set out to teach life lessons and conceivably prevent you from making the same mistakes, or at best, be equipped to deal with what may come your way. From the beginning to the completion of this book, the reader will be inserted in the life of the author with the intention to evoke empathy. The stories will take you on a range of emotions that will consciously stir up encouragement, strength, wisdom, love, heartbreak, pain, fear and most importantly FAITH. The book is broken down by themes to help navigate through and digest the wisdom and lessons effectively. Though your wrongs may not be identical, the theme is, you can take solace in the fact that you too can o...

Writing the Wrongs

Writing the Wrongs


  • Author : Al Johnson
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2006-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781411675056


Writing the Wrongs Book Description :

A book of poetry about my journey of recovery from child abuse. One section is titled Writing the Wrongs. Flip the book over to read the other section, titled Righting the Wrongs. For a free electronic version of this book, click here. If you prefer to order from amazon.com, click here....

Midnight and the Meaning of Love

Midnight and the Meaning of Love


  • Author : Sister Souljah
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439165362


Midnight and the Meaning of Love Book Description :

Souljah brings to her millions of fans an adventure about young, deep love, the ways in which people across the world express their love, and the lengths that they will go to have it....