maggie smart

MENTORLESS

  TAKING THE REINS OF MY LIFE It’s just amazing how when you pray, it seems like God has been waiting for you to utter the request because the answer just shows up easily and very fast. One of the things I knew I needed this year to move me closer to my goals was
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I KEEP WINNING

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.” – Swami Vivekananda   Another year
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THE ROAD TO BEYOND NOW; COVER REVEAL

When I start a new story, most times I always try to envision my characters and give life to them. I breathe life into them with my words the same way I imagine God breathed life into Adam and Eve during creation. Breathing life to them means I have to know their story, know where
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#talestuesday #funsnippet #beyondnow

    “He has a girlfriend?” My heart sank further. It seemed Derin was deliberately making me feel bad. Maybe she likes Chris too. I eyed her carefully. “Yes. Rosa; she is in the senior class. I’ll point her to you when I see her. She must be around here somewhere. They are always together.”
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THE ROAD TO BEYOND NOW 4

Meet Bella Bella is a sixteen years old girl who had it all. Beauty (although, if you ask her, she’ll not agree with you), brains, and a good family. A girl born into a typical Nigerian family. She had a civil servant for a dad and her mum was a stay at home mum. She
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Parenting is the 'damnedest' job!

When our children make mistakes, what can we do as parents? Parenting is the most difficult job there is. The thought of being responsible for a whole human being is scary enough, and most of us are definitely responsible for more than one. Some two, three….and so on. As a parent myself, I know first
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