Monthly archives: February 2020


Posted on General February 1, 2020 by Mary George


At My Remarkable Self we strive to promote love, inclusion, and diversity. What a better time to do this than the month of February as we celebrate Black History Month and the incredible talents of those right here, right now. We have put together a few of our recent favorites for you below as well as on our Instagram post today! Please feel free to reach out on our Facebook and Instagram and give us your favorites too!

‘Hair Love’– On Sunday, Cherry and Karen Rupert Toliver accepted the Academy Award for best animated short film for the project.


“I Am Enough,” by Grace Byers.
A New York Times bestseller and Goodreads Choice Awards picture book winner!

“This is a gorgeous, lyrical ode to loving who you are, respecting others, and being kind to one another—from Empire actor and activist Grace Byers and talented newcomer artist Keturah A. Bobo.” -Amazon


A.L.I.C.I.A – Alicia Keys has announced that she will be releasing a project titled, A.L.I.C.I.A on March 20th. In the meantime check out her newly released singles, “Underdog,” “Show Me Love,” and “Time Machine.”


“Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History,” by Vashti Harrison

Every great leader began as a little leader and this book will help remind and inspire!


“The Hate U Give,” by Angie Thomas, book and movie (available on YouTube, Google Play, Amazon Prime, Hulu)

Of course a SHOUT OUT to Cynthia Erivo and Janelle Monae for their roles in Harriet (available on YouTube, Amazon Prime, Google Play, Vudu)