Category: Shell’s Blog Highlights

Scripture Affirmations

Scripture affirmations to speak over yourself each morning.

Dear Person who has Been Hurt by the Church (An Open Letter)

When you’ve been hurt by the church, it can be pretty hard to want to go back. This is my letter to you who have been hurt. I am sorry we’ve hurt you.

Book Release: When I Stopped Remembering Tomorrow

Are you feeling like life has stalled? Have you experienced a broken heart? Do you wonder how your life is going to make sense? My book “When I Stopped Remembering Tomorrow” shares a walk through my life as I overcome some pretty tragic events and learn to fall in love with who I am. In doing so, I met God on the way. This book is a very honest look at my journey to loving the God I thought I knew.

Email Marketing for Creatives: How You Should Talk to Your Audience

Ashely DeLuca and I sat to talk about email marketing, moving from a side gig to a full time business, and how to set big goals for your life and business. Take a listen to the video and see what you can act on today!

Reaching Your Dreams by Creating Goals

To see your dreams become a reality, break them into actionable goals using this 7-step process I do with my clients.

Is It Time to Edit Your Book? Here’s the Team You Need… [Video]

Nancee-Laetitia Marin (The Language Agent) and I discuss the editing process and how to assemble the best team for your book.

Fireside Chat: JRenee of No Honey Makeup & Shell Vera of The Essential Creative

Shell Vera and JRenee Burgess sit to discuss business, beauty, faith, and going after your dreams with conviction in this Fireside Chat launched this week on The Essential Creative.

Using the Keys in your Hand

Sometimes, the reason you aren’t moving forward is that you are holding on to keys in your hand instead of using them to unlock doors. Be sure you are using all your gifts, talents, and skills.

Poetry: Standing on my Tippy Toes

What’s it like when you meet someone who changes your world and shows you how capable you really are? I wrote a poem about how I felt when it happened.

To the Person Ready to Quit Life…

YOU MATTER! If you are considering ending your life, please read this and take my plea to heart.