June 24, 2009
-- Washington, DC – Join Author Ananda Kiamsha Madelyn Leeke (http://www.anandaleeke.com)
for the first episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio, a monthly Internet radio show, on June 24, 2009, at 8:00 p.m. (EST) on Talkshoe.com (http://www.talkshoe.com/
tc/42015). “Sisterhood 2009: What does it mean to be a feminist today?” is the theme. Leeke will conduct a one-on-one interview with Jennifer Nedeau, Women’s Rights Blogger for Change.org – http://womensrights.change.org. Click here to listen to the show: http://www.talkshoe.com/
Sisterhood, the Blog Radio is a monthly radio show that features one-on-one conversations with women about sisterhood, self-discovery, self-expression, spirituality, self-care, self-expression, social justice advocacy, and social media. It supports Sisterhood, the Blog social media project. The social media project offers women a road map on how to creatively plug into online and offline practices, tools, experiences, and communities that encourage them to maximize the quilt of infinite possibilities they have inherited from the women’s rights, spirituality, self-help, and technology movements. It includes:
1) WordPress Blog - http://sisterhoodtheblog.wordpress.com
2) Facebook Group - http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=23050254985
3) Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/sisterhdtheblog
Leeke, a lawyer turned “innerpreneur,”
is President and CEO of Kiamsha.com, LLC, a company that promotes creativity through coaching and expressive arts, teaches contemplative practices (i.e. yoga, Reiki healing touch, meditation, breathing exercises, journaling, affirmations, and prayer), and builds community that awakens your soul and transforms your life. Currently, Leeke works as an artist-in-residence for Smith Farm Center for Healing and the Art. As an artist-in-residence, Leeke engages patients and medical staff in creative expression, guiding them to tap inherent creative and cultural roots through breathing, relaxation, and Reiki healing touch exercises; and a variety of mediums including visual arts, music, storytelling, and creative writing.
Leeke’s debut novel, Love’s Troubadours – Karma: Book One (www.lovestroubadours.com)
was published in 2007. Her memoir, That Which Awakens Me: A Creative Woman’s Poetic Memoir of Self-Discovery will be published by iUniverse in Summer 2009. Leeke’
s poetry appeared in Beyond the Frontier: African American Poetry for the 21st Century edited by E. Ethelbert Miller. She also published several books of poetry and women’s creativity workbooks that are used in her workshops and creativity coaching practice. Leeke is a graduate of Morgan State University (B.A. in French, 1986), Howard University School of Law (J.D., 1989), and Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M. in Securities and Financial Regulation, 1991). She lives in Washington, D.C.