A broken, tattered canvas stood in the corner of the large room that was filled with an innumerable number of pictures and frames, seemingly forgotten. Its cherry wood frame no longer gleamed, its reddish hue dulled to a dusty gray. The canvas itself was a sad sight to see, blotches of mismatching colors splattered … More The Artist – a short story
If I told you I wasn’t okay Would you stop and listen to my tale of pain? Would you hold me tight Tell me everything’s gonna be alright Or would you roll your eyes and say – “You’re being so dramatic Life isn’t that bad Stop being a whiner Stop pretending to be sad!” But … More Facade – a poem
It’s the truth. Some days, I just wanna pull my hair out and SCREAM! I wanna crawl into a bed made of Reese’s and eat my misery away, drowning my frustrations in banana lemonade (which, by the way, if you haven’t had it yet, you don’t know what you’re missing!) Why the sour attitude? Well, … More Sometimes, Life Just SUCKS!
“Stupid. Worthless. Fat/Ugly. Selfish. Cold. Uncaring. Annoying. Useless…” Words that are flung at us everyday, feeling like sharp grains of sand pelting our faces. “Lazy. Different. Disgusting. Unwanted…” Words that carry enough power to take the life of even the strongest, words that can break the bravest person’s spirit, steal the joy of the happiest. … More Lies or Truth?
So, this is just a quick update to let you know that I just made my book WORTHY, book two in the Willow Creek Series, free. I’m not sure how long I will run this promotion, so if you’re interested, be sure to grab a copy, and the only thing I ask is that you … More My Book Is Free For A Limited Time!
Look over this land Tell me, what do you see? ‘Tis a land where every heart is stout And every man’s dream is to be free Grass the color of emeralds Gray and blue skies that stretch to forever Water that foams, sings its own songs Mist drifting o’er the moors, like liquid silver In … More Ireland – a poem
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“I can’t do this anymore,” she whispered into the silence, pressing the cool bottle of beer against her cheek. “I give up.” She took a long pull of the drink, grimacing as the yeasty taste flooded her mouth. She had never been one for drinking, and she hated beer, but, hey, it did its job … More Are You Angry Enough To Win?
Dear you, Are you surprised to be hearing from me? You shouldn’t be. I talk to you everyday, you’re just not listening. I’m with you every single second, you’re just not looking. I want so badly for you to open up and let me in all the way, not just part way. I wish so … More If God Wrote You A Letter, Would You Read It?
By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another – John 13:35 kjv I’ve been giving a lot of thought to this verse lately, along with others like it, and it’s taken me a few days to get it all in order, as I feel that … More Show And Tell – a 2 fold article on Christianity. (2000 words)
“What do you have to say for yourself? Any last words to try to clear yourself of the charges brought against you?” I flinched back as spit hit my face while someone delivered a sharp kick to my calf. Blood was dripping down the side of my neck, and I could feel multiple bruises and … More A Stranger’s Love – a short story
Tanned skin, white smile Sun-bleached hair and Sunday bonfires Crawfish boils and lobster tails ‘Pull up a seat’ means that 5 gallon pail Words spoken like a flow of honey Sweet and slow, out in the country Ripped jeans and an LSU cap A sparkling smile like a mischievous cat ‘Gator talk and Spanish Moss … More Louisiana Boy – a poem