Monthly Archives: March 2015

The House of Lies

Yesterday, I was talking to a young lady who’d just recently finished reading my book, Tattered Butterfly Wings. She told me that she cried at the end because she really felt bad for one of the characters she’d fallen in … Continue reading

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It’s Another Giveaway!!!!!!

I’m giving away copies of Tattered Butterfly Wings this week. And I would love for you to get a copy! All you have to do is follow me on Twitter and you’ll be entered for a chance to receive a … Continue reading

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The House We Built

I sometimes censor myself. There are poems left unwritten, nothing but unsaid words living in my mind, afraid to find the air. There are words I don’t say, feelings won’t display because I’ve learned to become the jester of my … Continue reading

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Skinny Dipping Giveaway

I’m the type of person who believes there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Somebody has to pay for it, right? Well, turns out there are some things that are truly free. I’m giving away three copies of my … Continue reading

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Drown

“But love teaches you. Clears your head of any rules.” Junot Diaz, Drown Since I started working on my second book of poetry, I view things a little differently. At some point, I began to see that every story truly … Continue reading

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I Want You

I want you to encircle your arms about me, cradle me like a newborn baby, but crush me to you as if you want to crumble a mixture of your bones and mine and scatter them into the winds of … Continue reading

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Blues of a Love Junkie Release Date

Blues of a Love Junkie is slated to be released by April 11, my birthday. I’m so excited. I’ve spent my entire spring break doing some last-round edits to the manuscript, getting it ready for publication. I’m currently finalizing the … Continue reading

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Power

Power With hands on hips and a bit of a sister sway, she told him one day, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” The defiance of her stance grabbed him up & tossed … Continue reading

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There is Nothing Wrong With Me

We’ve all seen it or heard about it: self-hatred or self-loathing. Women and young girls appear to be more susceptible to the images that are inundating them. Air brushed images of celebrities convince us that we should hate our imperfect … Continue reading

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All Stories Are Love Stories

All stories are love stories, even though it may not seem like it. Either one or all of the characters are searching for love, aching because of a lack of love, disturbed because of a lack of love, forever heartbroken … Continue reading

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