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Deya Direct: Former Pageant Queen Tells Women To “Touch Yourself”

She’s a former Miss Black USA turned radio producer for the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show, but now Deya Smith is an author releasing her first tome, “Touch Yourself: 30 Ways to Boldly Live, Love and Let Go!.” Smith, ...
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Bettye LaVette: Memoir Offers Sexual Escapades With Soul Icons & ...

I fell in love with Bettye LaVette in an instant! I was watching the Kennedy Center Honors in 2008 and this woman who I had never seen before walked across the stage, stood in front of the microphone and delivered ...