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

Girl talk: my fight with uterine fibroids

Its funny how your life can change when you least expect it. I went to the doctor because I was fighting a pretty bad cold and received information that would forever change my life. "Are you pregnant?" the doctor asked with a slight smile as she pressed on my stomach. "No," I answered with as … Continue reading Girl talk: my fight with uterine fibroids

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

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

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

We’ve got a groovy kind of love

About a month ago during one of my talks with God, I confessed that I'd been feeling a bit down and out of sorts. It's been a bit of an emotional roller-coaster with the whole job search and trying to figure out my next step to advance my writing career, plus becoming somewhat of a … Continue reading We’ve got a groovy kind of love

Life is in session

Last Thursday at 11 am, God gave me one of the biggest wake up calls I've ever experienced in my 29 years of living.  It was as though He gut checked and I knew I had no one to blame but myself.  It started out as every other morning does for me.  I wake up … Continue reading Life is in session

Show no fear

"Courage brings change. But with fear, things stay the same."- Melvin Davis A few weeks ago, I wrote an article about my motto for 2012, which is, See it, Believe it, and Achieve it. in the article I discussed the vision board that I am currently working on and laying out a design for my … Continue reading Show no fear

In rememberance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

All across the nation today, parades and celebrations are being held in honor of the great activist, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and I thought not only was it appropriate, but necessary to write a few words in remembrance of his legacy. Although today is a national holiday, we should remember what he stood for, … Continue reading In rememberance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.