Celebrate Lit Author Interview for The Street Singer by Kathleen Neely

The Street Singer Author Interview by Kathleen Neely About the Book Book:  The Street Singer Author: Kathleen Neely Genre: Christian Urban Fiction Release date: 2019 Trisha Mills, a student in her final semester of law school, has fond memories of listening to the music of Adaline, a once-famous recording artist. Trisha learns that Adda is now a street singer inContinue reading “Celebrate Lit Author Interview for The Street Singer by Kathleen Neely”

Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part III)

Being completely honest was scary … but it changed my life – Part III Even after six weeks of God faithfully meeting me with my honesty, when things got hard, I got scared. I shared in the last two posts how I had started giving a biblical response on my “horrible, no good, very bad,Continue reading “Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part III)”

Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part II)

Have you ever done something you regret almost immediately? Have you ever overreacted? Have you ever felt ashamed about an action, a conversation, a moment in time? It had been about six weeks into my “being completely honest with God” way of life and well, I had a horrible, no good, very bad, terrible day.Continue reading “Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part II)”

Celebrate Lit Blog Tour: Borrowed Lives by Carol McClain

About the Book Book:  Borrowed Lives Author: Carol McClain Genre: Contemporary Fiction Release date: March 2021 God Only Lends Us Those We Love for a Season Distraught from recent tragedy, Meredith Jaynes takes pity on a young girl who steals from her. Meredith discovers “Bean” lives in a hovel mothering her two younger sisters. TheContinue reading “Celebrate Lit Blog Tour: Borrowed Lives by Carol McClain”

Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part I)

I’ve been dealing with an issue for the past couple of years. It’s frustrated me. It’s confused me. And while I was scared to take the step necessary to break the cycle, I had finally had enough and took that first step. I’ve been afraid to be honest with God. Completely honest with my feelings.Continue reading “Being Completely Honest was Scary … But it Changed My Life (Part I)”

Powerful Decision … Punishment?

“This is a powerful decision, not a punishment.” Michelle Smith, Recovery is the New Black I’ve been sharing about my experience with healing from emotional eating. When interviewing Michelle, she made this powerful statement and the truth behind the words resonated with me. I am choosing to make a permanent change in my life forContinue reading “Powerful Decision … Punishment?”

What Will It Take for You to Change? Part II

Last time we spoke about how unless a person is ready to change, they won’t. It takes more than wishful thinking or a “genie in a bottle approach” to lasting change. And what finally brings a person to a point of wanting change is as different as each of our personalities. It could be aContinue reading “What Will It Take for You to Change? Part II”

What Will It Take for You to Change? – Part I

“If someone isn’t ready to change, they won’t change. It takes getting crystal clear on what you want and cultivating your coping tools. It takes a community, support, and new connections and hobbies. Recovery isn’t a diet. It’s a journey of change…” Michelle Smith, Recovery is the New Black I had the privilege of meetingContinue reading “What Will It Take for You to Change? – Part I”