Kenesha Williams is an independent author, speaker, and Founder/Editor-in-Chief of Black Girl Magic Lit Mag.

She took to heart the advice, "If you don't see a clear path for what you want, sometimes you have to make it yourself," and created a Speculative Fiction Literary Magazine featuring characters that were representative of herself and other women she identified with. She has happily parlayed her love for the weird and the macabre into Black Girl Magic Literary Magazine, finding the best in undiscovered talent in Speculative Fiction. 

A gifted communicator Kenesha has been a panelist and speaker at many conferences and events, as well as a guest on several podcasts. As an, essayist she has written for, Time Magazine imprint, Motto. Kenesha is also a screenwriter who is in pre-production on a horror based web series and a short horror film.

When she has free time, she spends it reading, writing, or using all her iPhone memory listening to a million podcasts. She currently lives in the DC Metro Area with her husband and three little boys.

 

Photographer: LaMishia Allen Photography