Crossword Puzzles with an African-American Flavor

In Our Own Words is an extension of her immensely popular puzzles that quickly became favorite features in Essence and Ebony magazines. "In Our Own Words" are fun crossword puzzles aboutĀ black art, entertainment and the politics that impact our businesses and communities.

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What Are We?

Black Crosswords is the only crossword puzzle devoted to the experience of African Americans and theĀ topics that matter to us.

The subject matter feels familiar, current and important. Look at our Facebook page. Topics ranging from history and politics to music and movies populate and engage our followers. If you are an avid and thoughtful crossword puzzle enthusiast, we know you will love Black Crosswords as the many thousands of Essence Magazine readers do each month.

We've crossed many rivers and celebrated many victories, now sit back, relax and enjoy our story "In Our Own Words."


Next Steps...

To order your copy of "In Our Own Words" simply email jan@kapd.com or call Jan at 312.520.5273