Love and Success: A short story. Part 2 

Part two: Let the games begin. Three months after me and Arden broke up, I was chosen to be a part of the reality show, “Love and Success.” I was surprised when I received the phone call, because I’d applied on the final casting date, which was two weeks ago.  Filming began on Good Friday….

Love and success: A short story. Part 1

Hi everyone, I’m back with another short story and it’s been a good minute since I’ve posted a short story so I’m pretty excited about it. I’ve been busy with life, but it’s nice to take a break and get back to what I love, and that’s creating meaningful stories that leaves a positive impact…

Incomplete: A short story. (Final part)

Part 4 An unpleasant surprise encounter at the ER They say when you hit rock bottom, the only way to go is up. Going up, wasn’t easy or straight. When Aspen and Jolene couldn’t get into a shelter, Jolene would sleep outside in the car while Aspen worked. Aspen checked on Jolene every time she…

Incomplete: A short story (part 3)

Part 3 Jolene’s pee Aspen dropped Jolene off at school, and went back to the hotel to get ready to see her “friend”/weed man. She combed her coils into a huge bun, and put on a short red sequin dress, and some red pumps. She put on her trench coat, but noticed it had a…

Incomplete: A short story (part 2)

Part 2 Burger and fries, and steak and potatoes. Some people live for that happy ending, but I’ve learned to be content with a happy medium. Yeah, I live up to almost every stereotype of a single black mom, but I don’t care about stereotypes, because we all have issues, no matter what race, marital…

Fires and burns. Part 3 (Final)

A couple of weeks later, trouble began to brew in paradise, between Lexi and Carson. Lexi had kept it cool in the presence of Kane, but his words cut deep. Kane’s words had reached a place they once held residence. His words made Lexi question her worth. She started to doubt that Carson could truly…

Fires and burns: part 2 

Let me go… A couple of days went by, and Kane found himself at a witch house. Kane is a Voodoo veteran, but he wanted to make sure that whatever he put on Lexi, would stick this time. The witch had direct contact with certain spirits, and Kane was sure that the spell would work….

Fires and burns 

Part 1 On my momma. “Well looka here. What do we have here?” Kane said, while scrolling through the Gram, and stopping on a video of his children’s mother, Lexi. She was showcasing a huge diamond on her ring finger. Then a man came up behind her, hugging her waist, and kissing her on the…

Carrie, Carly, & Candi. (Part 3)

“What a great movie,” Carly said, as the movie went off. “Wait are you crying?” Candi said. “No way. My allergies are acting up. Why would I be crying?” Carly said.  “Mmhmm. Okay, sis,” Candi said. “It was a great movie though. Carly, it’s okay to show emotion. It means you have a heart,” Carrie…

Carrie, Carly & Candi. (Part 2)

Thirty years ago… Southside Atlanta, Georgia. Girls playing hand clapping game. “Slide-baby, one, two, three, four- you go out, in, up, and down,” Brooke and Carrie said, as they increased their hands speed. Their brother Tim was riding his bike down the hill and almost crashed into them, disrupting their game. “Ugh, Tim! You get…