Beyoncé Wins Writing Award for ‘Essence’ Magazine Story


Beyoncé is set to become an award-winning journalist for her “Eat, Play, Love” article in Essence magazine’s July 2011 issue. Among her many wins during her career, this too was something she earned the authentic way.

“She’s a real writer. We had to edit her, but everyone gets edited except Toni Morrison,” Essence entertainment director Cori Murray told The Daily News.

The story chronicles her nine-month vacay from the spotlight, where she traveled with husband Jay-Z and enjoyed the spoils of her hard work.

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