Use me, God. Show me how to take who I am, who I want to be, and what I can do, and use it for a purpose greater than myself. ~Martin Luther King Jr.

God made it immensely clear that my writing must edify HIS name and make it known. When I first began my journey in becoming an author, the children’s books I produced were secular and doors were not opening. HE had a plan to transform all of my stories, but most importantly my broken heart.

My love for HIM is extravagant and I am no longer afraid to proclaim it. Read More


October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The fundamental organization,, founded this national campaign in 2005 in the United States to unite and educate communities nationwide on the prevention on bullying. Read More

From Paper Bag Princess to Paperback Mom

“Why did I drink all that juice for lunch?” I thought to myself, sitting there in the girl’s restroom stall at school. “Maybe I wouldn’t have to go to the bathroom so much if I drank less. Just maybe she won’t come this time.” CLANK! CLANK! CLANK! Breathe Arlene. Breathe. Read More