MJ Update: New Podcasts and More!

Hi guys! I know I’ve been quiet online (unless you happen to follow me online), but man, have I been busy! For those of you who didn’t know, I work a full-time job which I love. It keeps me around Continue reading

And We Have A Winner! #ButterflyMemoirsGiveaway

If you had a chance to drop by Sunday’s online multi-author event, hosted by Illumination Author Events and Services Multi-Author Facebook Event and commented, you were automatically entered into a contest for a chance to win an ebook copy of Continue reading

#Writing, #Fitbit, #Weight Loss Tips, and Having Fun!

It feels like a blink of an eye since we celebrated New Years Day! I can’t believe that in just a few more days, it will be spring! Depending on where you live in the world, you’ve either experienced more Continue reading

#BlogShareSunday: The Beginning of Something New?…ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

  ***Today is the last day of sharing snippets from my latest release, ALONE. Instead of sharing eight lines, I decided to share the final lines of Chapter 3. Enjoy!*** Derrick is in the kitchen with Kelli and has just Continue reading

#8SentenceSunday: Return to the Kitchen…ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

***HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! I wish each and everyone of you a wonderful and productive 2017!!!!!*** Derrick sits alone in the living room while Trevon goes to put his nephew, Kelli’s infant son, Carlos, to bed. Clanging and banging sounds come from Continue reading

#8SentenceSunday:The Chair…ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

***HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!!*** We’re on to Chapter 3 and back in Derrick’s POV. Physically satisfied by the meal prepared by Kelli’s hands, he’s in the living room with Trevon, kicked back and watching TV. Trevon is sitting in the biggest ‘man Continue reading

#8SentenceSunday: A Sister’s Observation…ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

Family has a habit of pointing things out that we try to ignore. Kelli has changed her shirt after her infant son spit food all over it during dinner. On her way back to the kitchen, she peeks in on Continue reading

#8SentenceSunday: The Divorce…ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

  As Kelli cleans up the kitchen, her thoughts are about the man who came to dinner. The last time she saw him was on her sister’s wedding day where she was the maid-of-honor and Derrick, the best man. Her mind Continue reading

#8SentenceSunday: Kitchen Duty….ALONE (Book 5 of The Butterfly Memoirs)

This week I’m changing POV’s for the next few weeks and introducing Kelli, the woman who has become the center of Derrick’s attention. Get to know her by reading her diary post and bio. Now, on to the fun part! Continue reading

5 #Tips to Run a Successful #Goodreads #Giveaway!

For years I debated on whether or not to hold a Goodreads Giveaway. I’ve heard scary tales of authors who held giveaways, sent the book to the winner, only to discover that the book was put up for sale by Continue reading