This is part 3 of the arbitrary short story series: Spur of the Moment. If you missed part 1 and 2, click here and here respectively. And since we are mostly stuck at home, I will do this weekly, every Friday. Do share the link with your friends so this #lockdown #stayhome #WFH situation staysContinue reading “#3 Spur of the Moment”
I wait as the phone rings. Once, twice. I start to panic. I hope no one would pick up. That the answering machine would come on. There is a shuffling sound and then a voice. Faint. Still, I almost end it, but I wait. After all, I’ve come this far. “Hello?” “Hi.” My voice soundsContinue reading “#2 Spur of the Moment”
My phone rings. I had just been thinking to myself, “Wouldn’t it be nice to not have to deal with rush hour traffic?” It’s not a number I know. I sigh. Long day. I hope it would be a short call. I was just in the middle of ordering an Uber. “Lucy?” “Uh huh,” IContinue reading “Spur of the Moment”
So I have a theory. Sort of like the theory which says men and women can’t be friends. You know that theory (how I feel about it is another blog post for another day.) Well, my theory is this; that adults find it difficult to make new adult friends. They just stick to their oldContinue reading ““And I thought you were my friend””
My dad always had this open-door policy. No “beware of dog” business on the gate, Although as I think about it, we’ve always had dogs. At one time, we had five. Buzz and her gang. But they were there to keep away other kinds of danger. I never felt as if I couldn’t bring any friend home. And as I think back to it now, it was a very good filter because if I couldn’t bring a man home, then it meant there was a problem somewhere.
My dad gave me this book, How to Find a Date Worth Keeping. I read it. Maybe three times. And that is how I became a serial dater.
If you’ve read my new novel GUILTY AS GRACE (no spoilers, I promise!), you’ll know apart from boy falling in love with girl, I briefly put a spotlight on mothers and daughters.
GET YOURS & SHARE THE LOVE Available now! Available NOW for shipping! BEFORE YOU GO!…DO run down our #guiltyasgrace FAN CHECKLIST I’ve ordered a copy for myself I’ve bought a copy as a gift for someone I care about I’ll definitely leave a review on the eBook retailer sites I’m joining the mailing list toContinue reading “Guilty as Grace, Christmas Came Early!”
All right, I feel like I should have done this ten years ago. Thanks a lot for the support, you are amazing! And yes, “guilty as grace” is the title of my new novel coming soon on 15 December, 2019. By the grace of God, of course! It is important to mention that I beganContinue reading “Guilty As Grace!”
Hi ladies! (and of course the men who love us) I remember staying up a bit late to discuss the pros and cons of the characters in “An American Marriage” by Taraji P. Henson. The book had just come out and my book loving friend, graciously lent it me. Talk about a couple of bookContinue reading “Writing about Brown Skin Girls”