Black girls rock!

Sunday night, "Black Girls Rock" award show aired and apparently, it was awesome! I feel  bad for not watching it, but I'm not really into watching award shows.  I know I need to do better because this one showcases positive images of black women doing what we do best, which is being awesome! We aren't … Continue reading Black girls rock!

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

Let them eat cake!

A couple of weeks ago, I attended the wedding of one of my dearest friends, who I've known since college. The ceremony was small and intimate, and the reception was beautiful as well as elegant. We partied on the rooftop overlooking the ocean and even though it had rained most of the day, the sky … Continue reading Let them eat cake!

Help support a starving artist

The time has finally come for me to publish my first novel, "A Life Less Interrupted." But I can't do it without your help! Please check out my fundraising campaign I recently launched on Indiegogo to raise the remainder of the money I need to take my writing to the next level. Donations start at … Continue reading Help support a starving artist

Just Say No

Eyes lock from across the room He smiles, causing you to swoon Drinks are purchased increasing the flirtation You’ve never seen a man so beautiful So when he promises you a night of unbridled passion You throw caution to wind because you’re single And he’s more than ready to mingle He’ll be your mister right, … Continue reading Just Say No