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Dr. Allana Da Graca

Author Chat & Showcase

Saturday, April 27th, 2024

West End Neighborhood Library

2301 L St NW, Washington, DC 20037


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Dr. Allana Shares Her Latest Book in the DMV

Upgrade Your goals with TEDx speaker, Dr. Allana Da Graca. Learn how to stop procrastination and become the best version of yourself at this Author Chat and Showcase!

Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Artists,Upgrade Your Personal and Professional Goals. 

    TEDx speaker, educator and persistence guru, Dr. Allana Da Graca shares her insight about how to push past fear and procrastination. She provides insight and strategies to individuals yearning to up-level their personal and professional lives.


    This business communication expert understands the challenges of being a thought leader with undefined goals. Determined to overcome these personal setbacks, she said, "I will upgrade my life!" In this book Dr. Allana describes steps that readers can take to push past their obstacles. This guide helps readers push past self-doubt and attain personal success.

    This 21-day guide and journal will help you upgrade your life, re-set your personal and professional goals. When you are leading a vibrant life, you will find that you can, quantum leap your results and design a blueprint for personal and professional success. That’s right. Showing up in your confident self allows you to ignite the genius within. It is time for you to Upgrade!

    Featured Guests

    Nerd The Poet

    His passion comes from serving the community, especially through the arts. He is the 2022 winner of the Day 8 Publishing's "DC Poet Project". And currently he is the 2023 DMV Renaissance Awards Best Male Poet. By writing from his heart and what he sees and hears, he hopes to be a “change agent” to the unheard. He plans to travel spreading his creativity and influence to those who may receive his messages as well as manage and mentor others who decide to walk the same path.

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    Ghadir uses her poetry to heal those impacted by domestic violence. Her words will move you. 

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    Jermaine "jd the prose" Dennis is a dynamic and talented spoken word artist with years of experience captivating audiences with his powerful performances. With a unique blend of poetry, storytelling, and performance art, jd the prose has built a reputation as one of the most innovative and compelling voices in the spoken word community.   With a commitment to artistic excellence and social change, jd the prose is a true force of nature in the world of spoken word and beyond.  

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    Sandra Chaney

    Are you walking around acting as if you are victorious and yet really feeling desperate and alone inside? Are you are leading a make-believe life in front of the world, all the while living silently in hell? Are you trying to be a good trooper, doing what you've been taught to do - “fake it till you make it”? Have you realized that now, the line has become blurred between what is real and what is counterfeit? If you answered yes to any of the above, The Woman Within: It's An Inside Job is the book for you. This book provides you a definitive and transformational process to live your authentic life starting today!Sandra uses her experience as a conqueror; of child abuse, an abusive marriage, abandonment issues and homelessness, to help you discern and uncover the root of your problems so that you too can walk into your greatness. As you implement and navigate through the process taught in The Woman Within: It's An Inside Job, you will be transformed on your journey to your very own personal revolution.

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