Short Stories from
Big Mama’s Porch
Nominated for Reader’s Choice Award
Winner of The Christian Literary Award ‘Testimonial ‘
Growing up in a small rural country town in Texas during the end of segregation left a home town girl appreciating and admiring the relationship she had with her grandmother , Myrtle Brackens .
Myrt raised five surviving children out of nine. And now an independent middle aged woman was starting over raising her only daughter ‘s first born child from infancy to a teenager. Menial work and hard labor was the most offered to Black folks in a town which was previously known to rank 4th as one of the most racist cities in the state of Texas .
Come share those moments of living with Big Mama as the author goes back down memory lane reflecting on the town , the country side , and it’s people . Especially those who helped her grandmother along the way molding her grand daughter into who she is today . Experience her spiritual growth and life lessons typed out into indelible words etched forever on her heart and mind honoring the life of her grandmother
Short Stories from Big Mama’s Porch Country Life
2017 Christian Literary Award Winner( Readers Choice)