Bonnie Tolson writes predominantly about African American life in the inner city and is the author of
a poetry book, Naturally Nappy. Her written portraits and characters are as poignant and diverse as her
Besides being a writer, Bonnie is also an educator and counselor, education is a life-long adventure for her. Versatile, she is also a performance artist and successful writer.
Often employed as a speaker, Bonnie shares her message of personal and spiritual empowerment with many audiences each year from elementary schools, colleges, universities and community organizations, parent
workshops and staff development seminars. Through her inspirational speeches that include poetry rap, Bonnie encourages and motivates her listeners.