Taraji P. Henson Reveals the Woman Behind Cookie Lyon

Taraji P. Henson Reveals the Woman Behind Cookie Lyon

If you haven’t been moved by her epic character on Empire, you will definitely be moved by her life story. Taraji P. Henson dishes the details about her life in an upcoming memoir slated for a fall release — October 11th to be specific. Her new book is titled, “Around the Way Girl”, paying tribute to LL Cool J’s ode to strong, beautiful women of the same title released in 1990. Lyrics like “I love it when a woman ain’t scared to do her thing” and “You’re real independent so your parents be bugging” describe Taraji to a tee. She shares the …

Men Read Too

Men Read Too

First and foremost we must pay credit to this New York Times article that shed light on this subject and did some serious in-depth reporting in the trenches of these manly book clubs. Something we hear about alot from our readers is that men aren’t appropriately covered when it comes to reading. This makes sense, according to PEW Research Center women are twice as likely as men to join a reading group.  The study also found that 11% of Americans were in some sort of book discussion group. So that leaves us with still a fairly large portion of the male population …