Tag: book reviews

#LevelUp – Are more women single because they walk in a ‘Girlfriend’ spirit?

There is a current mixed emotional disucssion taking place on social media, concerning the musicial artist Ciara’s recent instagram post about women learning their true value and not settling.  Her post was based off of a John Gray sermon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFpHCBubf_E. I have included the article below for more… Continue Reading “#LevelUp – Are more women single because they walk in a ‘Girlfriend’ spirit?”

The Journey to Mara Prose!

The theme for the upcoming year is all about my journey thus far.  Mara Prose has come a long way since the inception of my brand.  What initially started as a hobby, a past time, a simple way of voicing my opinion; has now… Continue Reading “The Journey to Mara Prose!”

Mara Prose Monday Edition: Meet singer, songwriter & entertainment genius Elexi!

It began with one woman’s struggle, a dream, a wish, a vision and is evolving into stardom. Meet Elexi! Born Alexis Arielle Adrian Williams, she began to hone her performance skills while in high school.  In her senior year, she was hailed “musician of… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday Edition: Meet singer, songwriter & entertainment genius Elexi!”

How do I believe in LOVE again?

As I was watching one of my favorite tv shows, (Sex and the City of course lol), I related to the Charlotte character lamenting about harboring animosity towards her ex-husband for destroying her faith in ever finding love again.  She was afraid to put… Continue Reading “How do I believe in LOVE again?”

Mara Prose Monday: Finding your inner strength in the midst of chaos…

First and foremost, let’s say a prayer in remembrance of 9/11, for Houston flood victims and for Miami. Mara Prose Announcements: Please be sure to tune into the Roku Channel: The Book Trailer Channel (Twitter @TBTC_TV ‏) to view my book trailer on your big screen!… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday: Finding your inner strength in the midst of chaos…”

Thursday Thoughts: Wobbegong (A Mara Prose Poem)

Picture courtesy of Tokyo Ghoul Wiki – Fandom You are motionless in your emotions You give no chase, you only entice Your duality camouflages who you really are You prey on the weak and diminish the strong Your attack is not expected, your victim is… Continue Reading “Thursday Thoughts: Wobbegong (A Mara Prose Poem)”

Mara Prose Monday: The Davenports: A Battle of Wills Book Trailer I

  I am so happy and excited to release the initial book trailer for my upcoming book! Anyone who knows me, knows I go BIG or I Go Home.  Therefore, this is just the first in a series of book trailers that are meant… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday: The Davenports: A Battle of Wills Book Trailer I”

Mara Prose Monday: The Timeshare Man by Andre Blaylock

Often times a highly-coveted piece of property is too expensive for the average single individual to acquire on their own. In many cases these properties are offered on timeshare. A timeshare is a ownership model where several people collectively own usage in the same property. Although most timeshare… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday: The Timeshare Man by Andre Blaylock”

Why Can’t I…(A Mara Prose Poem)

Happy Mara Prose Monday!  It has been a minute since I last posted.  This poem came to mind from a conversation I had with a very close friend who is having trouble in the dating world.  The verbiage “How many frogs do I have to… Continue Reading “Why Can’t I…(A Mara Prose Poem)”

You Can’t Tame Me (A Mara Prose Poem)

There one day and gone the next Nothing but a beautiful memory was left I read the texts but now they make no sense, so I’ve slowly done away with them Was it a lesson learned? Maybe  Should I feel burned? Nah baby Or… Continue Reading “You Can’t Tame Me (A Mara Prose Poem)”

You said forever…(A Mara Prose Poem)

You said forever You said we’d never be apart But when the tide started flooding You quickly made your depart You said for better or worse You said it’s us against the world But when I needed you the most You suddenly went ghost You… Continue Reading “You said forever…(A Mara Prose Poem)”

Mara Prose 5 Weeks of Reflections

Healing – Letting Go At 40, I find myself finally healing from all hurts from the past.  I am letting go of my baggage and starting a new life.  I am finally facing all that has ever hurt or caused me anguish.  There were… Continue Reading “Mara Prose 5 Weeks of Reflections”

DAILY MP REBLOG: Your Name Is Not Failure by Jena C. Henry

Jena and I met via Twitter a few years ago and have a mutual respect for one another as writers.  She graciously agreed to be a guest blogger and I am choosing today to re-share the prose she wrote for my followers.  No matter… Continue Reading “DAILY MP REBLOG: Your Name Is Not Failure by Jena C. Henry”

Thursday Thoughts with Mara Prose: 10 Quotes to Inspire You (Reblog)

Thank you for all the love and support you continually bring to Mara Prose.  For those who have sent me messages, I miss you too!  I am still on hiatus from the blog so I can focus on other writing projects and developing material… Continue Reading “Thursday Thoughts with Mara Prose: 10 Quotes to Inspire You (Reblog)”

Wednesday Wisdom: Is Instagram Ruining Our Female Friendships? by Amy Leak

Picture Courtesy of Tom’s Guide This article: Is Instagram Ruining Our Female Friendships?  by Amy Leak is everything!  I honestly could not have said this any better.  I think we have all been guilty of this at one time or another.  The key is… Continue Reading “Wednesday Wisdom: Is Instagram Ruining Our Female Friendships? by Amy Leak”

Tuesday Thoughts: Time Doesn’t Heal All Wounds, And That’s Okay by Pardis Alia via her blog Thought Catalog

I felt this was perfect for Tuesday Thoughts, enjoy! ~ Mara Prose unsplash.com“Time heals all wounds.” We’ve heard it before. It’s the saying that we’ve held close and hoped would tend to our hurt. We’ve put the bandages away. We’ve tucked the polysporin back… Continue Reading “Tuesday Thoughts: Time Doesn’t Heal All Wounds, And That’s Okay by Pardis Alia via her blog Thought Catalog”

Mara Prose Monday: Obedience (Bible.com – YouVersion Devotional)

I begin everyday with a series of devotionals.  Today, I thought I would share one that really hit home.  ~ Mara Prose Everyone hates being told what to do. “What right does so and so have to give me advice and telling me how… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday: Obedience (Bible.com – YouVersion Devotional)”

Friday Frankness: If I Was Who I Am Today…

I have been thinking back to who I was and who I have become.  If I was who I am today, a lot of people would never have been in my life.  There is a lot of nonsense I would not have entertained.  There… Continue Reading “Friday Frankness: If I Was Who I Am Today…”

Tuesday Motivation: Appreciate the Lessons…

I remind myself of this daily, especially when I encounter disappointments.  My best friend always says everything happens for a reason and it truly does.  You may not like the lesson that you learned from a hurtful situation but it is God’s way of… Continue Reading “Tuesday Motivation: Appreciate the Lessons…”

Mara Prose Monday: What Does It Hurt?

Picture courtesy of Mom’s Inspired One of my biggest pet peeves has always been ‘know-it-alls’.  I used to abhor people who felt the need to tell me what to do and how to do it because their way was supposedly superior to my own. … Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday: What Does It Hurt?”

Friday Frankness: SweetSexySavage Intro ‘Understand Me Better’ Lyrics by Kehlani

Don’t you just love when song lyrics speak to you and touch your soul?  I decided to listen to a recommendation sent to me by Spotify.  The following Intro is from the artist Kehlani’s new album, SweetSexySavage.  I had never heard of her before… Continue Reading “Friday Frankness: SweetSexySavage Intro ‘Understand Me Better’ Lyrics by Kehlani”

Thursday Thoughts: I can’t, I don’t, I won’t (A Mara Prose Poem)…

Picture courtesy of PerfectCloud I could heal you, but I won’t I could fight for you, but I don’t I could make you love me, but I can’t Mostly because it’s unnecessary work, so save your rants Your insecurities are not my responsibility Your… Continue Reading “Thursday Thoughts: I can’t, I don’t, I won’t (A Mara Prose Poem)…”

Wednesday Wisdom: Impress Yourself

We spend a good part of life focusing on impressing others.  We are saturated with information that tells us how to make lasting first impressions in everything from dates to interviews.  You then have those who like to keep up with the jones and… Continue Reading “Wednesday Wisdom: Impress Yourself”

Mara Prose Monday! What You Can’t Afford…

This meme spoke volumes to me when I first saw it on my Facebook timeline.  It made me think of all the things in life we truly cannot afford.  Generally, we think in terms of money and materialism when we discuss what we can and… Continue Reading “Mara Prose Monday! What You Can’t Afford…”

Tuesday Thoughts: In my feelings…(A Mara Prose Poem)

I’m sitting here feeling some kind of way I’m wondering why you couldn’t stay? Does everyone want the opposite of me? Can’t we all just let things be? So I am sitting here feeling some kind of way I don’t quite recognize myself yet… Continue Reading “Tuesday Thoughts: In my feelings…(A Mara Prose Poem)”

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