WG is a blogger, self-published author, spoken word artist and single mother with a full-time professional career in the nonprofit mental health arena. She lends her unique voice and perspective to her own WG’s Embrace the Crazy blog as well as MyTrendingStories.com. In addition to writing, her true passions include public work and serving as a mouthpiece to address mental health issues within the black community.
The Whiskey Girl persona is not only a drink of choice and ratchet alter ego, but a representation of survival and a metaphor for the many adults who defer to unhealthy coping mechanisms to battle depression. WG is the author of two self-published chapbooks Trigger and Medicate., and hosts her own WG’s Embrace the Crazy podcast as well as live discussions and showcase events around the area. She is working to build her brand striving to constantly evolve within the blogging, spoken word, writing and producing realm – steadily gaining momentum and reputation in each field.