Category: 13th & Joan

Celebrity Ghostwriter| Book Publisher|Media Maven

There Are Levels to This: 5 Things You Must Do Before the New Year

Growth requires us to find strength in the midst of discomfort knowing that the ultimate prize is to never be the same. And if there is anyone who is waiting for the New Year to do set anything in motion, chile please! I have probably announced and set in motion half of my initiatives that will manifest in the New Year already. I don’t want the universe to wait to conspire with me, I’m ready to collect my harvest. I’m sowing seeds now for future seasons of reaping. Are you? Of course you are. Read more […]

The Next Chapter: 10 Things You Must Never Forget When Writing the Story of Your Life

Whether you want to or not, you are preparing g to write the next chapter of your life. For those of us in business, we call it Q4. Q4 or Quarter 4 requires a strong finish to solidify success in 2017. The dreamers, planners and doers already know what action they will take in 2017 and are working to prepared adequately for it now. You are writing your last chapter of 2016 and the truth is that what you wrote, determines what happens in 2017. It is of course not the sole factor but impactful nonetheless. I Read more […]

I’m Sorry, Did You Say Something?

I’m Sorry, Did You Say Something? Remember sitting in class and the teacher asked a question that you thought you knew the answer to but you refused to raise your hand for fear of being incorrect? I know that I am not alone. I’m not the only one who has ever doubted what I had to say or struggled to find my voice. We all have. Discovering your voice is a meaningful part of human development. It appears that the older we get, the more confidently we speak and lift our voices for what we believe Read more […]

Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself

I am rounding out my thirties and honey chile, I have finally learned to love me. I guess I spent all this time trying to find out exactly who I was. I laugh way too hard and probably a little too much for some people’s liking. I have purple gums. My stomach reveals the burden of two beautiful children. I used to hate my curves but now I embrace them. My nose wrinkles up when I’m excited. I love to play in makeup and my closest friends do too. I have short hair and I make no apologies for it. My Read more […]

I’m Ready for the Big Screen

Last September, I officially added the title “Film Director” to my resume. I was overwhelmed to say the least. Of all of the goals that I have set for myself, the completion of my first film certainly made the list of the most challenging. I set my soul on becoming a film director because I wanted desperately to create media that could reach the masses and tell our stories! “I AM” is an American documentary film that candidly accounts one woman’s mission to expose the myriad of factors Read more […]

The Real Truth About Why I Became A Ghostwriter

I sat there wondering when the next time would be that he would abuse me. It happened so many times that I lost count. All I know is that what he took from me could never be returned. I was now damaged goods. I didn’t care what happened, I wasn’t going to let my family suffer any longer because of him. I was willing to sacrifice myself and my sanity to make sure that they would be ok. I would have done anything to save us from living the impoverished life that we becalmed burdened with. No running Read more […]