Gather the Wind Zine

The “Gather the Wind” Zine is my effort to focus on my creative writing. I have wanted to be a published author ever since I was a child but perfectionism has kept me frozen. Nothing is ever finished or good enough for me to publish. In fact, while I have had many personal essays published, […]

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Web Design Samples

I am a tinkerer of websites. I have designed and developed many digital identities for many different brands, mostly all on self-hosted WordPress platforms. As of November 28, 2017, I am no longer accepting web design clients.

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BLM Outside of Slavery

This guide is for parents who want to teach their children about Black-Americans outside of slavery. While I firmly believe that Black/African-American History IS American History, I also recognize that many people do not understand that Black Americans are the backbone of our society in many ways. Available on Teachers Pay Teachers for free, this […]

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Heartbreak in Las Vegas*

When I was 20 weeks pregnant, my fiancé and I, at my impatient mother’s urging, abandoned our plans to wed the following fall and headed for a whirlwind wedding in Las Vegas. Instead, we discovered an overwhelming ache and fear that we carry with us still. My pregnancy was plagued with hyperemesis- severe nausea and […]

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