Move along, Karate Kid movies. African/Caribbean-American Mom and son learn two forms of karate, his a kick-ass sport to beat his white girlfriend’s jerk brother at a big tournament, hers a dancing kind for fitness and peace. Relationship miseries are solved after their two masters face off, then (Kara)Te Mama is stealth-attacked by the jerk brother.
She’s published fiction, non-fiction, educational guides, years of newspaper editorial-page columns, poetry, and more.
She’s written four unproduced filmscripts and a three-act aerial play. For two of the filmscripts, she was coached by an award-winning Canadian feature filmmaker.