We carry a wide range of Story Gift products.
Give at the level you can afford and receive a gift!
Be Strong My Sister poem (on 8.5x11-10ml laminated parchment) was purchased in 1987 in Philadelphia by the late Congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm. Certificate of Authenticity accompany's this powerful piece and signed by the author Tureeda. - $50
The People Who Knew What Sound Look Like - DVD 9min -original stories, songs, and poetry about the Dogon People's insights on astronomy, Star Sirius, and anatomy/physiology regarding melanin and Tree of Life. - $12.
Why Astrology - DVD 30min -T.V. interview with Tureeda Mikell by-
Michael Lange. Lange interviews Tureeda concerning issues on beliefs in astrology, snychonistic or coincidental events astrology provides and On Earth as it Is in Heaven as Vision rather than concept or cerebral intellectual idea are core topics addressed. - $25
The Nomadics - DVD - 12 minute video art piece that demonstrates a very old relationship between Africa and Asia.Ulysses Jenkins. producer and director received San Francisco Museum of Art Life Time Achievement Award. - $12.
I acted as his consultant.
Story Medicine - Book - 60pp Reconnects body heaven earth and sense-activity and includes the story Body Just Ain't A Sack of Blood, a favorite among youth and adults surviving child abuse and/or foster care . - $20.
Historical Archives; Anthology Collection
Published Collector’s anthologies; Gifts
for Donation of 2 copies /$20 or 3/$30.
Students’ poetic responses from;
1. Rodney King Beating – 1992; King
Estates Junior High students in East Oakland.
2. Castlemont - 1994; Youth thrown out of Grand Lake Theater for laughing at
3. Tupac's Death – 1996;McClymonds
High students in West Oakland.
Donation; of 2/$12 or 3/$18
Support CPITS POETRY- CA Poets In The Schools
Sponsor poetry classes for a school;
20 sessions for $1500.
10 sessions for $750.
5 sessions for $350.
1 sessions for $100.
Tureeda has over 30 yrs experience as a Poet/ Healer /Storyteller. She is a 1996 U.C. Berkeley Summer Fellow, Teacher Consultant, and publisher of over 72 student anthologies.
The writing process,
The Gift of Listening
Storytelling as medicine and more....
Latest 700pp publication from ESL; East Saint Louis;Southern Illinois University Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary of Drumvoices “
Homage to Miles Davis, Henry Dumas
& Katherine Dunham
My work can be found in this publication.
DRUMVOICES - Founded in 1986 and chartered by Fowler, Roy and
Redmond, the 25-year-old Club meets twice monthly in ESL. Trustees are Maya Angelou, Amiri Baraka, Avery Brooks,
Haki R. Madhubuti, Walter Mosley, Quincy Troupe, Jerry Ward Jr., and Lena J.
Weathers. Margaret Walker Alexander (1915-1998), Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000),
Raymond Patterson (1929-2001) and Barbara Ann Teer (1937-2008) were also trustees. For information about the Club or “Drumvoices Revue,”
call 618 650-3991 or write the Club at P.O. Box 6165, East St. Louis, Illinois
62201. To order “Drumvoices 20 Year Anniversary,” send $18.00 check/money order ($15.00 +
$3.00 shipping/handling) to the above