Lifestyle

The 7 Ways to Survive College

Dear Fellow College Students, We all have struggles. Trust me, figuring out how to get to class on time will not be your only problem. You made it through high school, great. We all thought that was never going to end, but here you are. You made it. The rest of your life has begun… Continue reading The 7 Ways to Survive College

Creative Writing

Chapter Excerpt #6, “My Son is Missing”

Extreme Bipolar Mania The tendency to have mood swings that turn to violence. My husband sent me here because I kept forgetting what I was doing, to him and myself, and it caused to much pain for him to handle anymore. I don’t care about his pain. What he doesn’t know is that i never… Continue reading Chapter Excerpt #6, “My Son is Missing”

Personal Brand

Read Like a Writer

I recently was asked what it means to read like a writer. This question enticed me to do some digging. Being a book-blogger, how I read a book and how I choose to write about it all depends on how the book speaks to its readers and how I can interpret that into a text… Continue reading Read Like a Writer

Creative Writing

Short Story Excerpt, “Embers”

The flowers that were once beautiful and peaceful are now wilted and burned, mostly red and foggy with no life left. Every year we would see the petals fall, the stems get weak, and eventually, all of the carnations would die along with the tiger lilies, the hydrangea shrubs, and blueberry bushes. Fall would come,… Continue reading Short Story Excerpt, “Embers”