Plumerias, Shells, & Waves.

Today's post is written by our brave writer, Jazmyne Tamar Johnson. It was a Sunday afternoon.  Lesley had begun to pray and I resisted the strong urge to release my tears from their thresholds. I refused to let a single tear shed from my eyes, as I did not desire to make a scene of … Continue reading Plumerias, Shells, & Waves.

Faith 101

Today’s post is written by our Brave Writer, Jazmyne Tamar Johnson  2:00 P.M. Saturday afternoon. Although my curtains are drawn and block out the majority of the rays, I can still see the reflection of light on my bedroom walls; I turn my face into the pillow. For some reason, today, the sun reminds me … Continue reading Faith 101

When A Woman Finds Her Voice

As a young girl, I was silenced. "Children should be seen and not heard" It was the prison I lived in for the first 13 years of life. When my parents divorced.  I found my voice. It was ladened in rebellion, an open resistance to the establishment (family) in which I was raised. My teen … Continue reading When A Woman Finds Her Voice

Wanted: {BRAVE} Writers

It's Day #20! And do you know what that means? It means I am half way through my radiation treatments!! Time flies when you're driving everyday, moving to a new home and sending your daughter off to college.  But I have no complaints because I am still half way through my radiation treatments.  (insert BIG … Continue reading Wanted: {BRAVE} Writers