By now, you’ve heard of the book that has been riding high on the bestseller lists and changing the memoir landscape. Our First Lady Michelle Obama’s book Becoming is inspiring the country. At the same time, her words are empowering women to take their shot, reach for those dreams deferred, and let the haters…well, hate. Now, you can win a copy of this beloved text.
Enter By Commenting on Your “Becoming”
BGN is giving away 25 copies of Becoming to 25 people who comment on this post about their own “becoming”. Tell us, in the comments of this post, what you have overcome to reach your dreams, or what you must overcome to become the person you want to be. If you are at the starting point of your becoming, what do you think your biggest hurdles are going to be and why? The answers don’t have to be dramatic, but we would love to see honesty and sincerity.
Deadline for Entry: Groundhog’s Day
The contest will run until Groundhog’s Day, February 2, 2019. You can make multiple comments or take your time to think up the perfect one. BGN staff will pick 25 winners and will post the names thereafter.
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Jonita Davis is a writer, mother, a certified nerd, and writer of Black Girl Nerds. Davis is a critic and journalist. She has been writing for 13 years about the way pop culture and politics affect our lives as parents, women, black women, nerds, and people of this planet.