October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is nationally recognized as domestic violence awareness month. As Executive Director of Walking Into A New Life, Inc. and personally celebrating my 10 year as a survivor, I invite everyone to please visit our facebook...
Keynote Address for Daddy’s Girls Conference Brunch

Keynote Address for Daddy’s Girls Conference Brunch

Greater Faith Tabernacle has been hosting the Daddy’s Girls Conference for the past 14 years. It has been an honor to work with and support the GFT family over the years for such an important event, as the event and the members of the congregation are dear to...
Ten Years and Counting

Ten Years and Counting

My 10 Year Milestone: On this day, ten years ago, I took my life back and became a DV survivor. To some, this may not mean a lot. There will be some who I KNOW will question why I’m sharing this at all. But, if you had known me the way that my children knew me...
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...