Blog – Masonry

My Story, My Healing

My name is Juanita R. Williams. I am the CEO and Founder of Woman EMERGE-D Academy. I am also an author, singer, songwriter, book editor, Personal Development Coach and Conduit of Purpose. I have 57 years of life experience. Life’s … Read More

Motherless Daughters

It was in the middle of the night. I know this because it was dark outside. I looked for my mommy, but she wasn’t there. I sat up and looked around; my Dad wasn’t there either. I crawled to the … Read More

Father Daughter

My Father was a great man. He was hardworking and a great provider who hailed from Mississippi. I asked him one day why he chose to live in our hometown of Peoria. He told me he wanted his children to … Read More


Here I am at the prime of my life, and I am still trying to find my way or niche my path. I am a professed follower of Christ and love Him so much, but sometimes I find myself doubting … Read More

Altered Reality

I gaslighted myself. You’re probably wondering if there is such a thing as self-gaslighting. Living in an altered reality caused me to gaslight myself unknowingly. I was a kid. I didn’t even understand the truth of what I did until … Read More