December 23, 2014 Ralph Smith 0Comment

Preface Poetry has helped me become a better me, Lisa D. McCraw Newell. By being able to put my thoughts into words, I have been able to bring joy into my life and help others along the way. I have always enjoyed writing, but it has really become more important to me in the last few years. Writing has helped me let go of my past, re-define my future and deal with grief. My pen name, NOLA…P (Nothing Out There Like A…POET) comes from a period of my life when I lived in New Orleans, LA. I loved the city…

November 25, 2014 Ralph Smith 0Comment

In the mood for sassy and bold? Living Out Loud is the personal and revealing, yet always honest confessions of a counselor as she uncovers the sorrow and wonder of living. Readers have called it: candid, thought-provoking, colorful and interesting, leaving you pondering long after you’ve finished the book.