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Renita Bryant

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in Fort Valley, GA, The United States


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About this author

Renita's debut novella, Yesterday Mourning, was released May 2013 and her first collection of poetry, Remember Me Not, was published January 2015.

Currently, you can find her working on her blog, Renita's Mynd Matters (, writing poems, or working on her second novella in the Mourning series.

Connect with her on Twitter @Renita_Bryant, become a fan, email directly at, and follow her blog!

Renita currently resides near Cincinnati, OH.

Ever since I was a tween, there was a sense of mystery and allure regarding adulthood. I was overlooked by it at 16, teased with it at 18, summoned to it at 21 and completely overwhelmed by age 25. During those early years, I craved it and every fiber of my being believed the ever-present desire was mutual. Now as a thirty-something woman, I envy a time when innocence misled my thinking. Unfort... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2015 05:48 • 16 views • Tags: dating, grown-up, maturity, relationships
Average rating: 4.41 · 22 ratings · 16 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Yesterday Mourning
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Remember Me Not
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015
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"What an emotional read that will probably pull at your heartstrings in a favorable way! This book is written from several perspectives, but it is mainly told from the point of view of the daughter who will not make peace with her dying father. The..." Read more of this review »
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"In her debut novella, Yesterday Mourning, author Renita Bryant weaves a heartfelt and touching story of love, loss, forgiveness and healing.

Yesterday Mourning is a poignant tale that follows two women as they struggle to reconcile their separate y..." Read more of this review »
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"Yvette and her sister Zoe lost their mother sixteen years ago when she died of cancer, aged 42. They lost their father, the Pastor, at the same time, as circumstances and misunderstandings resulted in them not speaking to each other. He married Ma..." Read more of this review »
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“Some relationships need an intermission while some require an ending.”
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“Some people will only value what they HAVE when it becomes what they HAD”
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Making Connections: 1198. - YESTERDAY MOURNING by Renita Bryant 7 38 May 29, 2013 06:15PM  
“If you are brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new Hello.

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“It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory, but when you succeed, you start to realize that you're capable of far more than you imagined.”
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“In absence of seeing the future, we often blindly interpret the present”
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“There lives much more potential and possibility in the truth versus a lie”
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