Purpose In The Pain

I’ve done a couple of interviews recently about my story, and a quote from my first book kept coming up in some way or another, either by the interviewer or myself. I figured there must be a reason for this – and I have been working on being more mindful of those moments that catch Read more about Purpose In The Pain[…]

Victim Or Survivor?

Recently, after sharing my story with a small group of ladies one of them asked me, “Do you ever want to erase all the bad memories from your mind?” Without hesitation I answered… No. I’ve never once wanted to forget all the things I have gone through. Even the super-duper tough and ugly stuff, the moments Read more about Victim Or Survivor?[…]

Super-Hero Courage

This last week I was a part of a conference that isn’t your typical conference. Especially for women. This conference deals with issues that aren’t talked about much. Especially in the church. We’re talking about porn addiction, sexual addictions, alcohol addiction… the things that aren’t seen with the eye, but they still exist. I got Read more about Super-Hero Courage[…]

The Memories Shattered

This picture. This is a capture of the moment I first saw my teeth without braces. As I walked toward that mirror I was flooded with memories from my childhood. I was always so embarrassed by my teeth, my smile. I mastered the art of the “closed mouth smile”. I was flooded with the words of Read more about The Memories Shattered[…]

You Matter

Christ died once for all. All Lives Matter. I have to be honest here. It breaks my heart to see sides upon sides upon sides. People pitted against other people because of skin color, different opinions, unshared passions and convictions. When one is so tightly armed to one side I do not feel there is Read more about You Matter[…]

WE are the Bookstore!

My wonderful community of friends! I wanted to share with you a few things that have happened over the last 48 hours. A few important points to make first… *We launched a book on Amazon (Paperback and Kindle) *We did this without a Publisher. *We launched with no marketing team – no monetary investment. *We did Read more about WE are the Bookstore![…]

44 And First Time Author?!

Y’all, today I turn 44. And today I release my first book! I am blown away by both. My best friend is always telling me that age is relative. Well, I don’t like that relative much. Friends are like, Girl! You’re barely middle age!. I’m like, People don’t live to 88 in my family! Either Read more about 44 And First Time Author?![…]