Dorothy Okung is a new author and also débuts her first stage play only “Only The Lonely Can Play” based on her first novel.
She is the mother Russell Okung a successful NFL – Los Angeles Chargers football Player and her daughter Nicole Okung a graduate of Texas A&M who is now a law student at Pepperdine University Malibu.
A Houston resident, she is currently promoting her new book and stage play, “Only the Lonely Can Play” to spotlight the many phases of loneliness that women experience in relationships and different phases of their lives. She was Education coordinator, National event coordinator for the Professional Football Players Mother’s Association.
She is a philanthropist who currently owns a media and film production company and runs a nonprofit organization, Dorothy’s daughters. Her Book is a case of art imitating life as she depicts, through her main character, aspects of her experiences as an empty nester after the death of her husband left Her a single parent of two children who later embark on their own lives.
Eno has plans to spark a national initiative that provides women with a forum to discuss the empty nest syndrome and other aspects of loneliness. She has plans to make only the Lonely can play into a scripted television series and or movie. while waiting visit different cities and stage with her stage play- only the lonely can play- memoirs of an empty nest and now the Power of choice.