Tag Archives: life lessons

Elona Washington

From Ivy League to Stripper Life by Elona Washington

  A promising start. A heart-wrenching detour. A chance for redemption. Did you envision a better life for yourself but are unsure where things went wrong? In From Ivy League to Stripper Life, Elona Washington talks candidly about why her life spiraled out of control and lessons learned along the way. Between childhood memories leading

Read More

I’m Going to Live the Life I Write About

  I stopped writing Wifey Wednesday posts because I felt like a fraud. For more than a while, I’ve lived in the worst kind of marriage—one that is crumbling brick by brick, that has far more valleys than mountain tops and, sadly, more hate than love. A simple disagreement about an ink pen left on

Read More

Saved and In My Right Mind

I was raised in the Church of God in Christ and in Pentecostal environments. For a while, I was the girl who only wore skirts and dresses because pants were masculine and against the principles of Deuteronomy 22:5. Women couldn’t wear make-up, open toed shoes, or sleeveless shirts either. We weren’t allowed to do anything

Read More

America’s Calm Coach, Kirk Martin, to Speak in Montgomery, AL

Kirk Martin of CelebrateCalm.com is offering a Free workshop for parents, teachers, and caregivers. Where Alabama State University Buskey Health Science Bldg (Auditorium) 915 S. Jackson St. Montgomery, AL 36104 When Monday, November 14, 2011 Time 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Details   Visit CelebrateCalm.com or click here for the event flyer. Bring friends to these

Read More