Chanel Bonfire – Book Review

I was lucky enough to get a chance to read this book through Glose free. There May Be Spoilers  This story is told by Wendy, the oldest of two sisters that lean on each other to survive their mentally ill mother.  Wendy tries hard to shield her younger sister from the ugly details of their…

Worth the Climb – Book Review Worthy

“some moments are nice, some are nicer, some are even worth writing about.” ― Charles Bukowski, What makes Audrey J. Snyder's memoir, "Worth the Climb",  worth reading is the fact that she overcame the moments that weren't nice.   Audrey's story is one of struggles, obstacles, and determination.  As a Black American Woman, she realized…

Fire and Brimstone Servings

On 58th and Broadway, wind blowing, snow whirling, I opened my guitar case. Ringing rhythm of hot jazz and blues. Playing songs with fire,  brimstone servings. Christsake, my family, they were long gone. Came across country, straight out of Chicago. Hell, racing through smoky towns. Eastbound, mind fixed on hidden interest. Lines used from Bob…