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Yodassa Williams

Oakland, CA
Yodassa Williams is a Jamaican American author and award-winning performing storyteller. An alumna of the VONA/Voices Travel Writing program and host of the podcast The Black Girl Magic Files, Yodassa (Yoda) launched Writers Emerging, a wilderness writing retreat for women of color and non-binary people of color, in 2019. Her debut YA Fantasy, The Goddess Twins, is a 'Black Girl Magic' adventure that was published with wide praise in May 2020. Find her online at yodawill.com