Keynote Address for WOE Awards

Keynote Address for WOE Awards

I cannot begin to tell you what a personal and professional honor it was to be the Keynote speaker for the NHBW, Inc. Dallas Chapter’s Women of Excellence Awards. To be in the company of so many prominent, professional and inspiring women of color from all walks...
My Article on Annie: The “Dance-sical”

My Article on Annie: The “Dance-sical”

I truly appreciate every freelance writing opportunity I receive. My latest came in the form of interviewing Chauniece R. Thompson, executive artistic director of Ballet on Wheels (BOW).  Attendees witnessed a future Misty Copeland, Ashley Murphy or Ebony Williams...
My Interview with Valeisha Butterfield Jones

My Interview with Valeisha Butterfield Jones

When I was asked if I’d be able to interview Valeshia Butterfield Jones, I calmly responded by saying ‘sure I can do it.’ On the inside, I was screaming with excitement! Here I was, new to the freelance world and having the opportunity to interview...
Meeting and Interviewing Robert Townsend

Meeting and Interviewing Robert Townsend

To know me well is to know my love for movies. In fact, my husband tells me ALL the time that I need to find out how I can get PAID to become a film critic, discover a way to share my writing and love of little known facts, etc…lol  I’m not sure where...
‘Do Justice’ Theme for Agape’s Heartlight Event

‘Do Justice’ Theme for Agape’s Heartlight Event

I hope you will enjoy reading my recently published article featuring Bryan Stevenson and Brian Fikkert. Both men were absolutely amazing. If you’ve never had the opportunity to hear them speak, please research to find out where they may be and make plans to do...
What Color is YOUR Elephant? Join Me!

What Color is YOUR Elephant? Join Me!

Saturday, February 10th from 1 to 3pm, I’d love to have you as my guest for What Color is YOUR Elephant? It’s an interactive look into the ‘elephant in the room’ about ourselves and what others see but don’t tell us. We’ll talk...
You May Be Popular, But What About Impact?

You May Be Popular, But What About Impact?

I was nominated for an award last year regarding my book. However, the criteria for becoming a finalist was not based on popularity. I listened intently on Facebook Live as the event organizer shared her vision regarding the awards ceremony. She made one statement...
My Voice is Here to Stay

My Voice is Here to Stay

Like millions of others, I watched the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony. The solidarity in the room was evident. Many of the attendees wore black in support of the #metoo and #timesup movement regarding sexual assault and inequality. Among the attendees were...
Resolutions vs Goal Setting

Resolutions vs Goal Setting

Happy New Year everyone! I hope 2017 exceeded your expectations. It was definitely a year of peaks and valleys for me. Overall, I am grateful, thankful and appreciative of the journey. I will share more about those in a different post. It’s officially 2018. And,...