This is me: a Talented Nobody against an army of Mediocre Somebodies. Okay....let me break this down before you start thinking that this is a pity-party. Forty-five years ago, before the birth of the Internet, it was a LOT easier for a Talented Nobody to get published. All you needed was the right publisher who… Continue reading A Talented Nobody
That was yesterday, and that's what I'm calling it. We all have crappy days. I get it. I'm not the only one. But yesterday just WANTED to be crappy for me, despite all my efforts to pivot and be productive. Jenise was at the office. I had the place to myself, so I decided to… Continue reading Crappy Tuesday
https://videopress.com/v/c8Dbx9lA?autoPlay=true&preloadContent=metadata As always, I try not to say anything about moments like this until they totally blow over. I cannot wait. I am SO going to talk about this thing right here, because it is indicative of one of the by-products of systemic racism--white denial. I was there when it happened, so to speak. I… Continue reading Sharon vs. Sheryl: A Rude Awakening
Many of you know that seven years ago, I enrolled in Cosmetology School. A lot of mind-blowing things happened between then and now. I am still here, still licensed, and still using my skill set. I love art and beauty. I love hair and nails. More than everything else I do, I love writing. I… Continue reading Available for Pre-Order!