C A Lofton is an award-winning poet and writer. She is also an unwavering proponent of Positive Thought . And believes empowerment is naturally assisted by utilizing the curative powers of positive thinking. Throughout her literary career, Ms. Lofton has remained a tireless champion of social, economic and community initiatives that foster an appreciation of Afro-centric creativity. Her blog post are culturally responsive and often focused upon optimum well-being. C A collects African artifacts and practices Tia Chi-Qigong . She enjoys being an old-school home chef, ,reading and playing Gin Rummy.