I've had to have a second test to be able to go back to work, after the 10 days of meds... I am officially negative for a second time! Yay! I will hopefully be returning to work Monday. I want to say, the throat swab test was rough... but the nose swab was worse. Holy… Continue reading Covid update!
Hey guys! So, I had to get tested for Covid19 and so did my mother. We both tested negative, but I'm on meds for it because despite the negative, I am symptomatic. The meds are working! They said I had to quarantine for 2 weeks from the last time I worked with the kid. Well,… Continue reading On the Quarantine front…
So last week, I got a new job! Yay!!! Was so excited.... looking forward to going back to work but with some trepidation due to being in the Southern US and the covid being a persistent thing due to... well being stupid. I mean I want to sugar coat it and be nice, but it's… Continue reading A mixed bag of news..
Hey guys and guyettes, I FINISHED rewriting Nwa Pante Rising! Woot! I'm editing for grammar issues and I have some beta readers looking things over. If anyone here would like a copy to preview and help with any errors... Let me know! I also have found a job! Thankfully! It's in a small office and… Continue reading An update!
Nat Russo@NatRusso·12h Scene endings should prompt the reader to keep reading, not offer them a convenient place to put the book down. #writetipI follow Nat on Twitter. He's got some pretty great tips and even posts #horriblewritingtips as well. This one is a good one and I wanted to share it. He graciously said I… Continue reading Is that a writing tip? Why, yes. Yes, it is!
Okay, in the Boonies we/they have this thing called "Floating". It's basically when you take whatever floats on the water and you stick it in the back of your truck. (usually) By stick it in there, you basically throw it in the bed of the truck with maybe a child to hold it down or… Continue reading Backwoods Adventure: search and rescue!
Corey Jones February 3, 1984 – October 18, 2015Waiting for a tow truck ABOUT Corey Jones: He worked at the Delray Beach Housing Authority for eight years. He was an Inspector/Assistant Property Manager, a job that involved inspecting housing units to make sure they were livable. He also was a musician who worked part-time as a drummer. He… Continue reading July 12: Corey Jones
Renisha McBride19 yrs old Shot while seeking help after a car accident. ABOUT HER: "Ranisha was a little spoiled" says her cousin Krystal Byrd. "Anything Nisha wanted, she got. Still she was a very sweet lady. She was outgoing. She cared for everybody. If she was around somebody, she'd offer a word of advice and… Continue reading July 11: Renisha McBride
It's been a long time coming, but I FINALLY finished editing my Paranormal Romance called Nwa Pante Rising... (I'm not married to this title so if anyone has suggestions I am open to them.) Nwa Pante is Mayan for Black Panther, the book is sprinkled with phrases from the Mayan and Lakota languages. It has… Continue reading So, I have some good news!
Aiyana Stanley-JonesJuly 20, 2002 – May 16, 2010 JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT on the morning of May 16 neighbors say the streetlights were out on Lillibridge Street. It's Detroit, where whole blocks regularly go dark with no warning or any apparent pattern. Inside the lower unit of a duplex halfway down the block seven-year-old, Aiyana Stanley-Jones slept… Continue reading July 10th: Aiyana Stanley 7 yr old shot by swat team