27 minutes | Jul 19th 2019

Season 2 Episode 001 Tyierra Henderson Katrina: "When God Closed His Eyes on New Orleans”

Tyierra Henderson US  Navy Veteran Tyierra Henderson is the author of the memoir "Katrina:  When God Closed HIs Eyes on New Orleans," her true-life story about  surviving not only Hurricane Katrina trapped in the Superdome, but also  enduring the rough streets of New Orleans. The NOLA Native despite  facing struggles with homelessness, her sexuality, being motherless, and  being unable to read has earned a master’s degree in Management and an  undergraduate degree in Journalism & Mass Communications. Tyierra is  constantly fighting to ensure she positively impact lives across the  country by engaging with those in need so that no woman or child will  ever be in the situations that she faced in her past. She has a passion  for writing and has started her own blog centered around topics that  affect her culture, community and womanhood. Tyierra is married to her  beautiful wife, Sheena, has a 6-year-old son, Ja'Mauri and a three-pound  yorkie fur baby, Mushu. To contact Tyierra Henderson  www.Tyierra-Henderson.com G: @TrueStoryOfTyierra Tyierra.Henderson@iCloud.com Get your copy of my latest book “When God Closed His Eyes on New Orleans” now!  Visit http://bit.ly/TyierraHendersonWGCHEonNOLA Books suggested for personal Growth  Tiffany Haddish "Black Unicorn" Jennifer Lewis  "Mother of Black Hollywood"  --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/blackgirlsread/message
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