It Would Go A Little Something Like This

It would go a little something like this. I would kiss them all goodnight; mother, father, family. I would bid my brother bye-bye with a slap on his head. I would sweep through the kitchen door, dropping punchlines in my wake, and they would all be none the wiser that this was the end. I’d […]

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My Top Eight: My Favorite Snippets from #30Layers30Days

First, shouts to my girl GG (@ggreneewrites) for the  #30Layers30Days writing challenge. This year’s challenge really reawakened my writing bug, and I’m ever grateful for the push. This go ‘round, I journaled, I blogged, I scribbled during conference calls, dictated notes to Siri while driving, and for the most time this year, I woke up […]

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Faith and Forever: The Yetti Appreciation Post

“Commit this into your brain and heart: You can not get rid of me. Not now, not ever.” -Yetti When my “Auntie” Raine stood near my Gram’s casket and declared Ms. Minnie the best friend anyone could ever have, she planted the seed for my faith in friendship. Fifty years, countless tragedies, unspeakable secrets, and […]

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