Khashan Poitier is enticed by the art of storytelling. She wanted to be a screenwriter when she grew up, but after a high school internship with a local newspaper, she became a journalist instead. Some 20 years later, Poitier has written for TV, online and print in Texas and the Caribbean. Her experience in media relations has afforded her a diverse repertoire, which can be viewed at When she's not storytelling, she's reading or watching them, including movies, with her family.