• Books

    Brooke Obie is the author of the historical fiction novel, BOOK OF ADDIS: CRADLED EMBERS (For the People Press, June 2016)

  • Interviews + Profiles

    Brooke has interviewed legends Oprah Winfrey, Dr. Maya Angelou, Aretha Franklin, Phylicia Rashad, Patti LaBelle, Cissy Houston and many more.

  • Columns + Op-Eds

    Brooke Obie’s columns and op-eds range from spiritual wellness advice to her views of the role of the Church in the media, politics, policy and the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Travel Writing

    Brooke Obie is a spiritual lifestyle and health & wellness travel writer and editor. She’s traveled all over the world and writes about reconnecting with God through outdoor adventures and wellness experiences.

  • Editing

    Brooke has edited literary fiction and non-fiction, as well as essays, articles and company documents. If you’re looking for an editor to help shape or polish your literary or journalistic work, please contact Brooke.

  • Hosting + Events

    Brooke Obie has hosted charity events as well as Media Matters for America’s online weekly wrap-up show The Big Picture. Brooke speaks on a wide range of topics, from Black culture, politics and policy to spirituality, health and wellness.


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Brooke Obie Featured in “Daily Press’ Story on ‘Book of Addis’

Hampton University graduate’s novel tells story of enslaved girl finding freedom Hillary Smith Daily Press Hampton University graduate Brooke Obie is bringing the past to light in her novel series “Book of Addis.” She says that’s exactly her goal. Her first book in the series, “Book of Addis: Cradled Embers,” published

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