Life

Sometimes, we often forget just how real life is. It isn’t until something extreme happens that we are reminded just how human we are. When I look around me, I see people, young kids dying for no reason and the people trained to protect us are the slayers of the innocent. When I think a…

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Abstinence: A Single Mother’s Journey

This is a personal journey that I am currently in the midst of. I am on day 270 of my 365 day journey. It was not until a few days ago when I began to evaluate my current lifestyle and my relationship status, that I realized just how long it had been since I shared intimacy with…

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Having everything I need, except my divine mate (Genesis 2:18)

If you are a follower of my blog, you more than likely know by now that I am a single, black mother. Often challenged with failing faith in relationships and the arrival of my divine mate. This morning, Christmas Day, I came across the Bible Verse Genesis 2:18 which reads ” And the LORD God said,…

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Reflections (2014)

  It is at this time of year that most of us begin to reflect on the entire year – reflecting on our year, blessings, and the not so great things we endured through out the year. Often, we might find we are regretful for things we did or did not do and when it…

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Black Women & Domestic Violence

As a black woman, I am far more familiar with domestic violence than I care to be. Thinking back over my family history, domestic violence was once a family secret and while it was a secret it was accepted without prejudice. It is quite interesting when I sit down and speak with girlfriends about my…

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Undisguised Blessings

So many times, I myself amid others have made mention of blessings in disguise. What does that look like to me? That is when something unpredictably wonderful happens in the middle of a raging storm. It is when you find an extra $100 hidden inside of the side pocket of a purse. Or when your…

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Imperfectly Perfect: Moving above and beyond the pain

I am pleased to shared that my project that I was working on earlier this year is in the final stages of publication. This book is dedicated to domestic violence victims. It is a beautiful book of poetry and narratives designed from the heart of an abuse survivor. I hope that you will support my project as…

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