As a child, I was taught, “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” As an adult, I’ve learned that spoken words can cause more damage than a stick or a stone. The things sticks or stones damage can be repaired. The things words damage; your reputation, your credibility, your… Continue reading Reclaiming My Name
While writing Gut Feeling, I mentally prepared myself for the whispers as I walked by, wives pulling their husbands a little closer, side-eyes from women who took pride in being the other woman and even being called a snitch. I was mentally prepared for judgement from people who didn’t know me and disappointment from those… Continue reading Filtered Smiles Hide My Unfiltered Truth
I was the girl that walked around like I had it all together. I was very active in my church and was vocal about my Christian walk. I prided myself on being one of the good girls. Then it happened…I met a man that literally changed my world. He was 13 years older than me,… Continue reading I Forgive Me!
Your story is the most important part of your personal brand because experience validates you beyond any credential you could ever offer. This year I had the opportunity to share my story! #ThePowerOfYes #FromEmbarrassedToEmpowered #GutFeelingBook #Sweet16 Click picture to see video!
Today I had a conversation with a male reader about ‘Gut Feeling’. I honestly couldn’t even tell you his name if you paid me. We literally just kept running into each other at the post office. He finally stopped to ask me what I was mailing so frequently and decided to purchase a copy. I… Continue reading Sympathy for Sin
Today is a super special day. I’m excitedly nervous for you to finally get to read ‘Gut Feeling’ . This was one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. However, I felt an overwhelming need, borderline responsibility, to share this story. Far too often the woman on the side gets labeled a “home… Continue reading September 13, 2016
The running question seems to be “So, How do you feel?” Prior to today my answers have been excited, nervous, proud, accomplished, fulfilled and blessed. However, today as I flipped through the book I stopped on the dedication page and tears immediately filled my eyes. I finally know how to answer the question. The most prevalent… Continue reading Freedom