Category: JTMG

How’s It Going: NaNoWriMo Edition

It is going great!!! I started November feeling overjoyed that I was finally going to write a novel and today 12 days into November I still feel overjoyed that I because I’m finally writing a novel. For those of you who don’t know, NaNoWriMo stands for  National Writing Month which...

I Am A NaNoWriMo Participant

So for the past 7 years I have been trying be a NaNoWriMo winner and for 7 years I have failed miserably. Last year I got really close,  like 37,000 words close. For those of you who don’t know, NaNoWriMo is short of National Novel Writing Month which is in...

Music…A Gift To The World

Like all art forms, music is subjective. A song can mean one thing to a person and mean something completely different to someone else. What a song means to you can be so totally different from what the artist is trying to convey. You can like a song and your...

financial security

Lets Talk About M-O-N-E-Y: The Importance of Financial Security

It is time for us, the black community to have a conversation about our financial security and the lack of financial literacy plaguing so many of us. With the reawakening of the awareness of racial disparity, inequalities and social injustices in this country, I hear a lot of people on the...

A Prayer For My Husband

As a part of my daily meditation and prayer, I want to make sure I pray for my husband. My husband is a great man who works hard to provide for me and our children. I want to pray his strength in the Lord, that he may lead us and guide...