Let’s make a movie!

Lights, camera, action! I'm producing my 1st short film and need your help to make it a success. “Angela's Awakening” follows a woman who feels as though her life is falling apart right before her eyes. After losing her job, failing at being a stay at home mom and not living up to her expectations … Continue reading Let’s make a movie!

Ready or not, I’m going to find you

One thing that I've learned as a writer is that you never know when inspiration is going to hit you. I love the spontaneity of my imagination! I could be lying in bed drifting off to sleep when my characters start calling out to me about this or that. Or I could be sitting in … Continue reading Ready or not, I’m going to find you

A shower for one please

Has an ex ever showed up at your place unannounced, and if so, how did you handle it? Check out this excerpt from my novel, "A Life Less Interrupted" and how Sharice handle's it when her ex, Jamar, shows up at a very inopportune moment. Enjoy! Teaser (Excerpt) An hour after her run, she desperately needed … Continue reading A shower for one please

Dream House

“I never would have bought this house if I had known that William had been the previous owner,” Karen said taking a swig from the bottle of wine she’d been nursing for the past hour. It was actually her second bottle, but given the circumstances, one just didn’t seem to be enough to dull her … Continue reading Dream House

Stealing Joy

Debra and Meg sat in silence as they watched the seagulls hover above the clear blue water and then dive into it with perfect precision. The wind carried traces of laughter from children playing nearby, while their harried parents corralled them into their arms one by one, in an effort to pack up and leave. … Continue reading Stealing Joy

Getting out of my own way

Last night I asked God for a sign on how he wanted me to proceed with my fundraising campaign to publish my first completed novel, A Life Less Interrupted, and I got my answer within 5 minutes!!! I am pretty sure that's the fastest he's ever answered me or at least that's the fast I've … Continue reading Getting out of my own way

Picture Perfect: Part 2

Please be sure to read the Picture Perfect: Part 1 as well. Enjoy! The alarm on his cell phone began to unexpectedly chirp, causing him to lose focus on the task at hand. He pressed one of the many buttons on his phone out of frustration, and immediately pulled up his calendar as he wondered … Continue reading Picture Perfect: Part 2

Angela’s Awakening

Angela was not sure what made it more difficult for her to see, the warm tears flowing down her cheeks, or the rain dancing across her windshield.  As she sat at the stop sign thinking that her two girls and loving husband would be better off without her, there was the sound of a horn … Continue reading Angela’s Awakening

Reorganized Priorities

Journey stood in front of the mirror, running her hands over her yellow sundress.  No matter how hard she tried to get the wrinkles out, they kept reappearing.  She gave up and began to fidget with her hair. “You look beautiful.”  Bruce stood and watched his wife from the doorway as she combed her hair … Continue reading Reorganized Priorities