Why did it hurt so much?

What was the most difficult thing you had to deal with after writing and publishing your personal story or memoir? To understand what I’m about to reveal, let me explain that in 2008 I was given 6 months to live! I was diagnosed with a heart condition that I didn’t know I had but the … Continue reading Why did it hurt so much?

What is something that needs to be written?

QUORA: What is something that needs to be written? Winner of Best in Contemporary Fiction 2018 Readers Favorite at Writers and Authors (2009-present) My best friend J. was a showgirl in Vegas, married a famous Hollywood photographer, made a trip to the Far East to smuggle drugs, and brought up three grandchildren because her daughter is … Continue reading What is something that needs to be written?

Because we all love a good story! Especially if it’s true.

In no particular order, here are some books I've put together that I found intriguing. Some I have read, some not. Those that I haven't have been added to my TBR. Anything you'd like to add to our list, drop it in the comments. Enjoy this selection. Promise Me Dad: A year of Hope, Hardship, and … Continue reading Because we all love a good story! Especially if it’s true.

Wine, you say?

  TBR List! We're Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union “searing and powerful” (Washington Post) “[Gabrielle Union’s] written a book of essays as raw and honest as anyone has ever produced. In this fantastic book, she discusses everything from sexual assault to the complexity of money in relationships to infertility (plus all the … Continue reading Wine, you say?

Memoir: Put a knife in your heart and just bleed.

Memoirs are easy. You sit in front of your computer for what might be years, put a knife in your heart, and bleed. This week I received two editorial 5 Star reviews and four 4 Stars. Reviews are important, yet not really in the grand scheme of life. Would I stop writing if a review … Continue reading Memoir: Put a knife in your heart and just bleed.