Category Archives: Writing Journey

New #Snaps1000Words Published: The Moment after Hello

Have you noticed that fairy tales almost always have an outdoor or wilderness type scene? In Cinderella it is when the maiden is fleeing the palace and loses her shoe on the steps. In Snow White, well, let’s just say it is pretty much the entire story. The same is true for Rapunzel. It might

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Jumping Head First into Camp #NaNoWriMo

Last night, on a whim and needing to give myself a push to finish book two in The Church House series, I jumped head first into Camp Nano. Last year I failed miserably at NaNoWriMo. November is NOT the month to write in my family—three things: football season, birthday and Thanksgiving. Hopefully, July is considering

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Why I Didn’t Say Happy Father’s Day to Single Moms

Over the past week or so I have seen people go back and forth about whether or not single mothers should be wished Happy Father’s Day. As a person, it is not my responsibility to tell anyone what they should or shouldn’t do. However, I do caution everyone to use “good form” when deciding to

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Window Shopping | #Snaps1000Words | June 2015

Our team over at www.Snaps1000Words.com took a hiatus—because we needed one. I’m the first one back with Window Shopping. My editor gave it the perfect segue: When being the RIGHT woman doesn’t mean he’s the right man. Have you ever been there? The right woman for the wrong man? Marissa finds herself in the most

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Shelia M. Goss Releases 21st Book: Secrets Uncovered

As an avid reader, I buy tons of books. However, I’m always impressed when I come across a great writer who is also a great person. Shelia Goss, who is a nationally bestselling author and 2015 AAMBC Romance Author of the Year, is that writer. And, I applaud Shelia as her 21st book SECRETS UNCOVERED

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Tribal Wisdom Radio with Shelby Alexander Griggs and Pachet Spates

Guess who is hosting Tribal Wisdom Radio presented by Bridal Tribe Magazine? Me. This is my second week in a row filling in for Cynthia, the radio show host and magazine editor. If you missed the episode from January 7, 2014 you can find it here. This week’s show will discuss journaling and Moving Forward

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Happy Thanks – Giving Out of Need

Every since I was a child, I’ve been privileged to learn from a variety of god fearing, wise people who didn’t mind sharing their knowledge. The impartation of information frequently came from observing them in day to day life or from the songs they chose to sing during services. My grandmother and great aunts all

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Sex Ain’t Love | Black Carpet Screening | Atlanta

Sex Ain’t Love What:  Black Carpet Screening When: 11/22/14 11:30 p.m Where: Landmark Midtown Art Cinema 931 Monroe Drive Atlanta Ga 30308 Sex Ain’t Love is a coming of age comedy that follows the exploits of Zeke a local poet, as he finds his way through love and life. Come along with playboy Zeke and

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