Tools of the Trade

Whether you are new to the blogging game or an old pro at it, there is one thing that we all encounter: The designing of our blog. Once you decide that you want to be committed to keeping one up, take a moment and think about what it is that you want to accomplish. For…

Bullying and overcoming the effects of it

My eyes peered through the dirty window of the public school bus as it pulled into the parking lot. The imposing, dirty edifice that loomed before me would be my school for the next year. I had literally been thrown into what the government termed “Bussing” and it would forever affect not only my future,…

The Start of her day

She is up before the crack of dawn and on her way out the door as the sun comes up, she may even pull out of her driveway with her cup of coffee on the hood spilling to the street as she mutters, “Shoot” under her breath. She is sure to have a cell phone…

My Plight

I wish that I could tell that this is the story of an adoption with a happy ending. I wish that I could tell you that this is like the other adoption stories that I have seen and read, where there is a wonderful re-uniting of Mother and Daughter, but I can’t. The simple fact…

My Plight

I wish that I could tell that this is the story of an adoption with a happy ending. I wish that I could tell you that this is like the other adoption stories that I have seen and read, where there is a wonderful re-uniting of Mother and Daughter, but I can’t. The simple fact…

My Book Nook

Well it never ceases to amaze me just how much talent that there is in the writing world. Inevitably people always want to know what an Author is reading, so I thought it only fair that I share what inhabits my ‘Book Nook.’ First and foremost: you need to understand that when it comes to…