The Number One Reason You Shouldn’t Procrastinate

Hey, girl, hey! Would you please tell me I’m not alone in fighting procrastination? Okay, minus the theatrics, procrastination is costly and constricting. And unfortunately, if we linger in it too long, there’s something detrimental that could happen—missed moments. Opportunities Missed My dear friend has an online store, The Prissy Peace Collection, that sells super…

Playtime Matters

Hey, girl, hey! Yesterday, I had you get the scoop on how to mom well, like a boss. Today, we’re focusing on playtime matters. “Mom, let’s play with trucks,” said the firstborn. My mind tried to find every way out, but my love for him won. You see, according to Dr. Gary Chapman, children need…

How to Free Yourself and Feed Your Hunger

This is my third attempt at blogging this evening, and my first restart of this post. Sigh. There are many things that I want to talk about. I’ll start here. For what are you hungry? Is it normalcy? Stability? Better health? A whole family? Whatever you do, don’t tell me. Be honest with yourself. You…

Just Being Honest

Hey, girl, hey! Listen! Do you all remember when I said I was going to be posting earlier? I seriously intend to do that. But ya girl needs help. Fellow bloggers, who lead busy lives, how do y’all post early? I know I could do it if both kids took naps simultaneously, but that isn’t…

The Show Up

Once she was down on her luck Feelings just stayed amuck Writing she tried But her computer died At least she decided to show up Y’all! Ya girl had a long day, so I’m going to turn it in for tonight and have something exciting for you tomorrow!

Once Upon a Door Knock, part 3

Hey, girl, hey! It’s time we get back to the story. Don’t forget to read parts one and two for your recap! The Exchange Thankful the sun was scorching because the flush from the weather was hiding Officer Chance blushing. He thought he was prepared for meeting his brother’s widow–not even close. She had to…

For Such a Time as This—a poem

Hey, girl, hey! It’s that time again! When I wrote that poem yesterday, I sense God wants to redirect my creative writings. Guess what? I’m here for it! As He leads, I’ll work on the story, but most importantly, I’m going to flow with Him however He leads. “For Such a Time as This” A…

Once Upon a Door Knock

“Lord, are You pleased with me?” Harriet wept. Softly baby Jance cooed in the background while waiting for her to nurse him again. The lights flickered again, reminding her of the crappy electrical job her landlord did. Harriet wished Duke replaced the fixtures as well, but he retorted, “It’s like they say. If it ain’t…

Until Tomorrow

It’s 9:16 PM, and Dan is still waiting. Knock, knock, knock. He glances through the window, and thankfully it was only his brothers. “Any word from YHWH yet?” Mishael asked. “No, not yet, but I appreciate y’all for standing with me. You, Z, and Niah are the best, and I’m grateful for y’all.” “Listen, we…

Reflect—The End, the Beginning

Wow, can you believe it’s the last day of July?! God is so good! If you’re reading this blog post, you have thanksgiving to offer the Lord. In the comment section, please list some things you’re thankful for because that’s what this post is about. The End This month I ended my love affair with…