Cherry Blossoms

I don’t do this often, but April is National Poetry Month. So, I’m sharing a poem with you guys on this blog! Yay! The nexus of this is that I came home last night and saw my neighbor bringing his wife flowers. It w...


iHost BE FREE Fridays

Meet the new co-host of BE FREE Fridays in Baltimore – moi. (that would be French, like my name) My poetry journey continues to provide me with opportunity to do new things. From casual writer, to open mic-er, to feature...


I’m a ‘Curvy CEO’

A couple weeks ago I sat down with another professional, curvy sista. She’s the mind behind the ‘Curvy CEO’ blog, a fashion and lifestlye blog for all of us ladies with dangerous curves and even more dangerous...

16-track debut CD

My CD is available!

  You can now purchase my CD or a digital download of my album online! Check out the new ‘Shop Shelly‘ section of the site.  


I Made An Album!

What a year this has been! I’ve been taking this poetry thing seriously for the past year and now I’m taking it to the next level. I’m a recording artist! That’s right, I’m heading for the big time...