Creative Space

Finally embracing the fact that I am a writer. Enjoy!

COURAGE TO WRITE

All things REALLY do work together. I’ve been a writer all of my life, but I wrote secretly. No one read any of my work with the exception of an ex-boyfriend or two. I was terrified at the thought of…

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The Problem with Romanticizing our Elders

The problem with romanticizing our elders is that we don’t learn from their mistakes. Note, I use “mistakes” loosely. Maybe life lessons better describes what I’m trying to say. We act as if they did everything perfectly and then feel…

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Protect Your Legacy

When considering your legacy I believe most people only consider their professional legacy. Professional accolades and achievements are sought after. Don’t get me wrong; I think it’s pretty amazing that the granddaughter of a sharecropper is a practicing attorney. I…

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Water

by: Jennifer Montgomery Photocred: @DAZZLE_JAM I love water The movement The sound Its hypnotizing Comforting I think it speaks to me I’m drawn to it In times of trouble I go to it I seek it out I dont know…

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MOTHER’S DAY AND MISCARRIAGES

Mother’s Day 2016, after finishing my 3rd year of law school, I suddenly became sick to my stomach and instantly knew I was pregnant. My husband and I had been trying to conceive for seven months. About two weeks after…

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