By Kim Fields
Kim Fields has lived so much of her lifestyles with humans considering they recognize her, that is comprehensible. From her first task on a Mrs. Butterworth syrup advertisement at age 7, she has spent forty years within the public eye. there have been nine years as Dorothy "Tootie" Ramsey at the vintage sitcom The evidence of Life, five extra in her 20s starring as Regine Hunter at the seminal coming-of-age express Living Single, and so much lately showing as herself on Real Housewives of Atlanta and Dancing with the Stars.
at the back of the digicam, she has directed episodes of Kenan & Kel, Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns and House of Payne, and BET's Let's remain Together. among gigs, the popular culture icon's existence has incorporated theater, spoken note, track, conversing engagements, and easily being current to the purpose that she can't cross an afternoon with out a person preventing her to claim, "When i used to be a child, i needed to be Tootie" or "You have been my position model."
Flattered and blessed, after 4 many years within the company, Kim eventually knows the position she has performed onscreen and stale as a profitable, outspoken African-American girl. notwithstanding, for up to she's been within the public eye, humans have quite by no means identified her the way in which they suspect they've got, and that is simply because she, herself, spent such a lot of her lifestyles figuring herself out. Now, at age forty eight, she is able to set the checklist immediately. She says, "It's now not that i have been misunderstood. it is that i ultimately consider like I comprehend me sufficient to inform the existence tale that i have been requested to write down for years." it is going to be a chronicle of dwelling, studying, and prepared moments of self-discovery as she's journeyed throughout the many features and chapters of existence. Fields stumbled on religion at age 14 and has stumbled on God to be correct there each step of ways on account that then.
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Blessed Life: My Surprising Journey of Joy, Tears, and Tales from Harlem to Hollywood by Kim Fields