I Promise

I promise you I didn’t ask for it I didn’t ask for you to look at me Like I’m a piece of meat To just swallow me whole Like I was a free treat. I didn’t ask for it.   I promise you I didn’t ask for it For you to touch me For you…

The Ghostwriter by Alessandra Torre

4 out of 5 stars. This was a great read. Alessandra Torre did a fantastic job of pulling the reader into the character’s life and getting them to feel the character’s emotions. I sympathized with Helena’s story 100% and could not stop reading once I started to dig deeper and deeper into her life. It…

Submit

Submit? What you want me to do baby? Tie your shoes? Spoon-feed you food? You want my submission? You want me pregnant? Barefoot in the kitchen? You want zero naggin and bitchin? Would you wish for such a calamitous life for me? Do you want me so pliable? My responses to your questions and desires…

Creamy Garlic Spinach and Chicken

  6 – 8 chicken thighs, skinless 2 tbsp. minced garlic 1 medium onion, diced 3 tbsp. butter 1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, drained 2 cups heavy cream ½ cup milk 3 cups fresh spinach 1 tbsp. parsley 1 tbsp. basil 1 tsp. oregano ½ tsp. thyme 1 ½ tbsp. garlic salt 1 tbsp….

Mother.

And as she readied herself before she took her final breathe she realized this was the end this was her death. The end of her quiet days her peaceful rests her selfishness her perky breasts. As she exhaled she let out one final scream “Push!” Her child was born she beamed. She heard his cry…

Blood Sisters by Jane Corry

Just when you thought all books were predictable…. Jane Corry did not let me down. Though this is the first book I have read by her, I am so intrigued I can’t wait to pick up another one of her books. This book is incredible! It is not only unpredictable, but it has so many…

Enough.

To all my brothers and sisters, tell mister you’ve had enough of his shit. There’s only so long we can keep our anger at bay for our many injustices, for he deems us not as “prominent” as himself and his superior race, Making us feel forever ashamed and filled with great disgrace. He tries with…

Chicken and Dumplings

**Recipe originally found on Delish, but I modified it** Soup 2 tablespoons oil 2 pounds chicken breasts 1 large onion, diced 4 carrots, sliced to ¼ in half rings 1 tbsp. minced garlic 1 teaspoon salt (I use McCormick’s Garlic Salt) 5 tablespoons unsalted butter 6 tablespoons all-purpose flour 6 cups chicken broth ½ cup…

Thr3e by Ted Dekker

My absolute favorite book (so far)! I picked this book up years ago in a Christian book store and it did not disappoint. Dekker is a Christian author, so many of his books do have hidden messages in them, this one not so much. It is a fantastic thriller. Full of suspense, shocking twists and turns,…