In "1991" by Zylia N Knowlin you will take a walk with Empress on her journey through her experience as an African American woman learning to deal with the attending a predominately white institutions. There are many battles that teach her the beauty of culture and guides her along the way. Empress has to show the world that despite where she goes she will always remain loyal to herself. Empress evolves into a trail blazer and a woman that will never forget the experiences she had in 1991.
Once Empress leaves her college, Walcott College, she falls in love with Gary and her life is never the same. In "The Memoirs of an Empress" by Zylia N Knowlin, our Empress reveals her darkest secrets and creates her destiny. Empress owns her losses and celebrates her victories. In all things private, Empress learns to publicly be free.