Posts in category "Women & Friends"

6 Things Your Friend Doesn't Want To Hear You Say When She Is Going Through A Difficult Time

Have you ever experienced a time in your life where your back was against the wall?  Where your options dwindled from scarce to non-existent; your Plan B’s disappeared; your last possibility was no longer possible and your backup plan wasn’t able to back you up?  If this is you, you are no different than many... Read more »

5 Arguments To Avoid With Your Girlfriends This Summer

Summer is coming!  Summer is coming!  You and your friends have anxiously been waiting to break out those beautiful maxi dresses, stilettos, and for the daring…the thong bikini.  Whether you decide to hit a sexy roof top venue or go cruising around the lakefront, the summer is a time to get together with your girlfriends... Read more »

Letting A Friend Go: 4 Things Every Friend Should Do When She Moves Away

Summer is quickly approaching.  During this anticipated time of the year there are graduations, weddings, picnics, backyard barbeques and summer vacations.  While these few months create many opportunities for individuals to get up and get moving, it also is a time that many families–get moving.  I know of several individuals including close relatives who have... Read more »
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5 REASONS SHE NEEDS TO BE BOXED FROM YOUR CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Why can’t all women just get along?  One reason might be because women have a difficult time getting along with the women in her circle.  Before women can get along with women on the outside of their circle they should focus on the women that are in their circle–whom they call friends. Could the issue... Read more »

LOCAL AUTHOR RECEIVES 2014 FINALIST AWARD FROM THE NATIONAL INDIE EXCELLENCE BOOK AWARDS

  Published Author, Marty Fletcher affectionately known as ‘The Go-To Girl for Girlfriends’ can add one more accomplishment to her writing resume. She is the receipient of the 2014 Finalist Award from the National Indie Excellence Book Awards (NIEA).  The NIEA recogonizes excellence in self-publishing.  Marty’s second published book, “The Better Than Best Friend Guide:... Read more »

7 REASONS WHY MIMI MIGHT NOT HAVE REAL FRIENDS

Disclaimer: I like many women have had my fair share of clown a@% moments.  This is not a ‘gang-up on one woman bash’.  This is not a soap-box or high-horse production.  This is simply a Public Service Announcement to women that call themselves friends to other women, um-kay! Several weeks ago a sex-tape was ‘leaked’... Read more »
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BOOK RELEASE PARTY: SUNDAY APRIL 27, 2014--The Better Than Best Friend Guide: Becoming The Friend You Need Her To Be

THE BETTER THAN BEST FRIEND GUIDE: BECOMING THE FRIEND YOU NEED HER TO BE   In an attempt to answer the question, “why can’t women get along?”  Marty decided to write, “The Better Than Best Friend Guide: Becoming The Friend You Need Her To Be.”  It is her belief that before women can get along... Read more »

R.S.V.P.

If only we treated the people we let in our lives as seriously as we did RSVP lists.  Why are we more careful and considerate on who we invite to our party as opposed to who we invite into our friendship circles? Think about the last event you hosted.  When you were putting together the... Read more »

FIGHT LIKE A GIRL!

Ladies who is in your entourage?  If you are like millions of others you will be glued to the television Saturday night to watch one of the most hyped fights of the year.  When its your turn to step into the ring who do you have in your entourage.  Look closely to see if any... Read more »
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THINGS TO DO AT THE 2013 ESSENCE MUSIC FESTIVAL AND CHECKLIST

This week many people will be heading down to New Orleans for the 2013 Essence Music Festival.  This weekend is fun-filled with the best musical concerts with headliners such as Beyoncé, Jill Scott and Mint Condition.  Visitors to New Orleans can indulge in the most delicious cuisines from gumbo to beignets.  From the culture, history,... Read more »
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    Marty Fletcher is an author, blogger and expert in improving the relationships between women. Marty Fletcher is the 'Go To Girl for Girlfriends'. She is the author of "Broken Whole", a book written to uplift, encourage and improve the self-esteem of women. Her latest book "The Better Than Best Friend Guide: Becoming The Friend You Need Her To Be" offers suggestions on how women can improve their friendships. This book will be her second in her Short Attention Span Series (SASS) of books tailored to empower, motivate and inspire women to become better women and better friends.

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