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Author Archives: Makasha Dorsey
It’s back to school time. YAY! Fall—my favorite season—is just around the corner. I’m excited to see the colors change on the trees from beautiful greens to shades of red, brown, and orange. The fall foliage is a plus to living in Georgia, and I get to say goodbye to these hot summer days.
Is it too late to say Happy June? Nope. It’s never too late to speak positive things over another person. And, no matter how old you are, it’s never too late to become a part of or be born into a good family. This month’s word/theme is Adopted by God. Father’s Day is this month.
This week LaKisha Riddick and Makasha Dorsey discuss Faith and Fitness. LaKisha Riddick | ShareMyWorldShow Facebook 2 years ago, I restarted my journey of transformation. This time I surrendered the HOW to God and allowed Him to guide me. I used my faith AND work to change my mindset towards food and exercise. I
Her Secret Life by Tiffany L Warren Warren’s Her Secret Life is the sobering tale of Onika Lewis, a young woman who can’t seem to escape her past. A smart and beautiful liar, Onika excels and earns a full scholarship to the prestigious Robinson University. Determined to leave her drug addict mother and bible-thumping
Hello, May! What a special month. My baby sister’s birthday, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, and MY BIRTHDAY (my Aunt Vanessa’s birthday, too) are all in May. For the most part, this month is all about women—specifically, those in my life. By now, I think most of us have settled into the year. I can’t
Boisseau’s Emet Truth is about an autistic man, Andre, who is falsely accused of raping his niece, Dora. Alexandre and Andre Boisseau are twin brothers. Before dying, their mother encouraged Alexandre to take care of his brother because of his diagnosis. When Andre is accused of raping his niece, society’s pressure forces Alexandre to allow
The symbols > and < can often be very confusing. Gary the Greater Gator was written to help children remember these symbols. Gary the gator picks the number that’s greater. If you don’t know what to do look at Gary he will show you! Buy Gary the Greater Gator. Interview with Je’Quita Zachary Johnson,
Spring has sprung! My April bookshelf is filled with parables and secrets. Last month, I read Debbie Macomber’s newest release If Not for You. You will have an opportunity to read my review in the May issue of the Midwest Book Review. I’m taking a leadership course that is reading intensive. It has really cut
Is it me or does 2016 seem like it happened years ago instead of months? It’s April, the first month of the second quarter of 2017. Here I am. Still fighting. Still moving forward—even if it’s a struggle. I press on because I have hope. That’s why I work today. April, oh April. April
I’ve been following Nigeria on social media for quite some time now. She is a woman who inspires. Nigeria Lockley possesses two master’s degrees, one in English secondary education, which she utilizes as an educator with the New York City Department of Education. Nigeria’s debut novel, Born at Dawn received the 2015 Phillis Wheatley Award
“If Not for You” by Debbie Macomber was given to me by the publisher via NetGalley to review. All opinions are my own. Ballentine Books | ISBN-10: 0553391968 | ISBN-13: 978-0553391961 | March 2017 | $29 | 384 pages “If Not for You” by Debbie Macomber is a love story, family drama and coming of