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

5 Signs you’re dealing with a hater

  Tonight, I'm going to share with you five sure ways to spot a hater, because sometimes, you just want to be sure that it really is them trippin' and not you. I overheard a very interesting, or better yet annoying conversation while at dinner tonight. I was sitting at the bar next to three young men … Continue reading 5 Signs you’re dealing with a hater

Laughter is good for the soul

I wasn't sure what I wanted to write about today, but then while texting with a friend, he made a joke that I don't really think he knew I'd get. It was a reference to the hit television show, Sienfeld.  And as I laughed at his joke about not giving me any soup, because he … Continue reading Laughter is good for the soul

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!

On Scandal: Why the sistahs love it so much

  Every Thursday night, my Facebook newsfeed overflows with posts about Shonda Rhimes’ new hit television series, Scandal, now in its second season on ABC.   Like black women all over America, I wait with bated breath to see what Fitz, the President of the United States, will do to win back the love of his … Continue reading On Scandal: Why the sistahs love it so much