Author Archives: Bill's Universal Expressions!

About Bill's Universal Expressions!

Poet, writer, therapist, and ESSENCE Best Selling and future New York Times Best Selling author.

I’ll Never Quit Writing

I love The Write Practice. For those who don’t know, it’s a website that offers writers writing prompts to practice their craft and develop their skills for fifteen minutes. I’ve subscribed to The Write Practice after discovering this awesome resource … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Faith about My Writing

Dear Faith: How are you doing, my friend? It feels like it’s been forever since we’ve last communicated with each other. I’m happy to be able to do so, and that the love is still there. I should’ve been in … Continue reading

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235 Days of Gratitude

  Can you name three things that you’re grateful for today? There are some people who are challenged to identify at least one thing they’re grateful about. Unfortunately, life can be unpredictable and sometimes stressful that they lack gratitude. During … Continue reading

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I WILL NOT BE DENIED!

An excerpt from Octavia Butler’s personal journal written back in 1988 was published online last week describing her aspirations to become a bestselling author (see Kiara Collins’s “Octavia Butler’s Personal Journal Shows The Author Literally Wrote Her Life Into Existence”). … Continue reading

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One Word, One Sentence, One Paragraph at a Time

I saw the movie Creed several weeks ago for the third time since being first released during the Thanksgiving 2015 holiday weekend. I wound up treating myself to an Artist Date a la Julia Cameron’s The Artist Way one Saturday … Continue reading

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One Love Re-Release in February 2016

LET THE COUNTDOWN BEGIN!!! SIX WEEKS AND COUNTING!!!! Xpress Yourself Publishing will be re-releasing my ESSENCE Best Selling Novel One Love on Tuesday, 9 February 2016! What happens when a poet struggling to find inspiration crosses paths with a single … Continue reading

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What Would You Have to Say?

If you were struggling to overcome your fears and had to write a letter to yourself, what would you have to say? For some people, this would be a serious challenge. That’s how I felt when I completed this personal … Continue reading

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