Just putting this out there…

So, I was sitting in the bathroom, phone in hand, scrolling through my emails when I heard it. The problem was, I was home alone. No husband, no kids- just me, alone. My ears perked up and I sat in total silence. After a considerable amount of time of nothing, I went back to my […]

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Here’s the Scoop

Here’s the scoop;  ‘A Divided Love: Chelsea and Jamal’s Story has been out for just over 6 months now. Being honest, I don’t think this book is getting the credit it deserves. To be even more honest, it’s my favorite. We all love Norma Nudle and her quirky antics, (she even makes a guest appearance […]

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We Shared a Moment

We shared a moment. It lasted only three seconds, but we definitely made solid eye contact. My almond shaped green eyes were fixated on his crisp blue ones. My heart raced as I longed for him to react to me. Instead, he managed a steady pace in his bright red sports car. He must have […]

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Drama in Biology

We were in biology class on a Friday afternoon. I was fiddling with my shoe as I noticed a man with a trench coat standing outside of the window. He was partially hidden by a weeping willow tree, but periodically, I would notice him peeking through staring at us as if he wanted to come […]

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Play Nice America

Isn’t it somewhat ironic that in the middle of all of the hate that America has been experiencing, we get some severe weather and then you don’t hear about the riots, the protests, who’s democratic or republican, the racial divide, the hate crimes, etc. It’s a little more ironic to me that on Sept. 11th […]

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A Social Workers Plea

There are times when I feel sad, alone, lost, confused, or nostalgic. Lately, I’ve been feeling all of those. I’m like an emotional roller coaster, holding on to the rails of life with all of my might. I flinch at the upward motion, my face scrunches up as I plummet towards the earth faster than […]

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The Children Die

The news reports another child shot and then died His family alone dealing with the pain inside   The media questions who is at fault The funeral homes making money on closing each vault   Sincerely consider who is to blame Is it these children playing this game?   Is it the mothers who are […]

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