A Misunderstood Student Cries in My Class

Most of you know that I am a high school teacher. All the school districts in Los Angels either came back this week or last week from spring break. The school that I work for gave us two weeks off. During those two weeks I edited, finalized, published and began selling my new book called…

My New Book Has Made Top 200 on Amazon in 2 Days!

I am beyond excited. I give all the glory to God. My new book Pieces in the Dark: Turn The Light On was released on April 4th on Amazon. When I was looking through my messages Amazon sent me an alert and my book is Top 200 out of 23,738 books being sold right now…

My Father Had A Stroke (Update) 6 Months Later

Today I went to go visit my Father at the rehab center that he is residing in until he gets better. He has made so many improvements since the last time I saw him in December. 6 months ago my father had a stroke. The doctor said that he was going to die and if…

Sometimes I Don’t Feel God

You will experience times in your life when everything is going perfectly planned. Every job offer you wanted will be at your finger tips, that boy or girl that you dreamed about being with will come into your life, or maybe that prayer that you have been seeking from God has finally been answered. Those…

Reunited & It Feels So Good

It took me 6 hours to drive from Los Angeles all the way to the Bay Area. My whole family lives up north and it’s a blessing to be able to feel the love, support and prayers all the way in SoCal. Family to me is EVERYTHING. I only get to come down for the…

Stay In The Will Of God

Sometimes the plans you have for yourself are different than the plans God has for you. It is important to pray for the will of God because everything that sounds good that we have planned isn’t necessarily good for us in the long run. We have to make sure we keep our faith strong and…

Make Time For Your Dreams Before Time Passes You By

I’ve only had my blog for about two month now. I have been getting so much love and support from you all. I wanted to take my blog to the next level, so I decided to design my own business cards. I am so excited for this journey. It only goes up from here. It…

Unplugging From Negativity

This week I learned that if you don’t speak up then people will weigh your spirit down and you’ll turn into everyone else.. break free even if you have to cry and walk away from people that once had your back. Do what you need to do to become whole and gain your freedom back..

Choosing Not to Use the Strength that God Has Given You

i woke up this morning thinking about how sometimes we get mad over situations that we are in or our inner struggles and demons that we fight against.. in order for everything to stop and for the cycle to end then we must make a conscious decision of not going back to those things that…

Go Away And Get Your Mind Right

Have you ever had one of those days where you wanted to be left alone?…and you pushed everyone away..not because you were mad at anyone but only because you wanted time to reflect on everything and get your mind right..

You Lied… You Didn’t Change

Sometimes people will only tell you they have changed to get you back into their life, and then when they got you they will go back to their old ways… do not let the “I’ve changed” line win you over… stay strong.

2018 Rookie Teacher of the Year #2K18TeachersOscars

Praising God for allowing my hard work to pay off. I am thankful for a loving family to support all my dreams and accomplishments. It only goes up from here! Tonight was special and I will never forget how good I felt on the inside.

I Use To Degrade Myself

Some people degrade themselves on purpose because negative attention is all they are use to.. only Gods love and truth can break that cycle. The Holy Spirit can change your way of thinking if you surrender your life over to him. You don’t have to degrade yourself anymore..be nice to yourself. You are free.. How…

Let Your “No” Be A Complete Sentence!

Learning that God did not create us to overwork our bodies and be there for everyone. God wants his children to be fully rested so that we can be prosperous and do his work. The enemy want us to think that we have to do everything so that we can be tired and drained. AND…

In 3 Hours My Birthday Is Officially Over

First off, I want to thank God for allowing me to see another birthday. So many people in this world did not get to see their birthday this year, but I am so grateful that I am alive and healthy to enjoy this year. Secondly, thanks to all my family, friends and all the wonderful…

Today I am 26 Years Young

On February 28th 1992 a king was born at 2:20pm by the royal parents of Emily and Joseph Towner. (Me on the left) eating cake, chicken and fruit punch! If I had a billion tongues I STILL wouldn’t be able to thank God enough. I am so grateful to see another birthday. Throughout my day…

It Pains Me

It pains me to hear someone say, “i will be genuinely happy when…” and I’m like why does it only have to be when “THAT” happens? Why can’t it be now!? Oh! I know why because you are choosing not to be happy! Happiness is a choice not an ultimatum people.

My Sins Have Made Me Numb To Gods Presence

No matter how lonely you feel throughout your day, no matter how deep in sin you’re in.. remember that God is always standing there. God will bring you back when it seems as though you strayed too far away and your sins have made you numb to his presence..We serve a forgiving God..

Protect Yourself

Sometimes you have to protect yourself from the people you love by setting clear and consistent boundaries.

U Switched Teams On Me

Even though we are no longer a team all I do is think about you at night before I fall asleep… Sometimes the same ones that say they’ll never do you like that be the main ones.. You told me that you loved me too much to keep hurting me and you said the best…

I Defend You In My Own Mind

An Open Letter To.. As months passed by you said that we were a team. I took that to heart because you said that we made the best team in the world. I know it sounds cheesy but you begin to see life differently and you let your years of guards down when you start…

I Regret So Much It Hurts On The Inside

Maybe you did something yesterday that you regret. Maybe you made the biggest mistake of your life yesterday. Maybe something horribly unexpected happened yesterday that changed everything. Maybe someone walked out of your life yesterday that you thought you needed forever. Maybe God did not open that door that you thought he should’ve. Maybe someone…

No Mistaken Encounter:Blind Date

  (Text Message) Hey bro what are you doing tonight? Me: Nothing just got out of class.. wassup bro? Friend: Lets go out to eat. Me: Aight I am down. I show up at the coffee shop to see a friend. He was caught in traffic so he pulled over at the coffee shop so…

In The Dumps On Valentine’s Day

  Dear Single People, If you want to sit around all day sad complaining WHOA ITS ME then you are going to be sad. BUT if you use this time to refocus and thank God for all that he is doing in your life then you will have a positive day. It is up to…