Sophia A. Nelson

Sophia A. Nelson is an award-winning journalist and author of the new best-selling book The Woman Code: 20 Powerful Keys to Unlock Your Life. Follow her on Twitter.

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Oct. 9 2009 1:58 PM
Now, I am not saying that the President is the Messiah (he is NOT).  I am not saying he is the savior of the world (JC already came and is coming back). He is not.  I am saying that for those who want to attack and criticize this man for his inexperience, etc.  Please understand that no-one gets where President Obama has in his life without the divine intervention of God on his side.
Sept. 20 2009 2:06 PM
Clair Huxtable came into my life in 1984, my junior year of high school.  And from that moment forward, she was a role model for me and all I aspired to be: a wife, a mom, a successful attorney and a well-poised, fabulously dressed, attractive black woman.
Sept. 7 2009 11:04 PM
If I didn't know any better I would swear that Jimi was talking to his fellow brothers because when one looks objectively and honestly at the sorry statistics that Jimi sites in his piece--the problem is not with the sisters. Sisters are excelling--they are outperforming--they are handling their business in all aspects of their lives except one--in our relationships with our black men. Why is that?