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Books That Make You Podcast

Books That Make You is a channel about all things bookish. Home to the The Books That Make You show with host Desiree Duffy of Black Chateau Enterprises. Where she discuses books with authors and experts, unraveling the inner pages of all the books that help make us who we are. BTMY also live streams bookish events as well as posting author readings and bookish contest on

Aug 20, 2019

Coaches come to us in all forms. There are life coaches, career coaches, health and wellness coaches, business coaches, and of course there are coaches in sports. The wonderful thing about coaches, is they drive us to succeed. Self-pride, discipline, work ethics and that never-give-up attitude are instilled in us from coaches.  

It is amazing how one person, one coach in your life, can make all the difference.  

Coach Daryl Whittington was such a coach. He went beyond the call of duty to impact the lives of kids forever. He was a teacher, motivator and even a father figure. The book Coach Daryl's Colts: Going For Two by Corey McKinney tells his story.  

Corey isthe CEO of anonprofit called GoFor2. Hisorganization goesout in the community and helpsothers in need,especially women and children. He isalso a youth speaker that deals with subjects such as peer pressure and bullying. He hasfostered and mentored kids for the last eight yearsand justrecently was a speaker and mentor at the Steve Harvey Mentoring Camp.