GLTSOGT ~ SYNOPSIS
“THIS IS AN UNBELIEVABLE STORY OF NOT MERELY OVERCOMING A DISASTROUS CHILDHOOD THAT WOULD HAVE DESTROYED MOST, BUT EMERGING AS A THRIVING, SUCCESSFUL, LOVING WOMAN.”
A DARK YET RADIANT MEMOIR.
God Likes the Sound of Good Times is based on a true story about a young girl named Jeanolee who had to deal with the murder of her father JB when she was just 9 years old. Young love happens and she gets pregnant at age 14. At age 15 Jeanolee’s life took more sharp turns when her grandmother Mattie Jean was murdered. Jeanolee’s child’s father Ronell was charged and convicted of her grandmother’s murder. Her daughter was just 6 months old. Jeanolee tries to finish High School but school becomes unbearable with the kids gossiping. She comes home from school one day to find her mom smoking crack in the basement with friends while her daughter is upstairs alone in her crib with the same pamper on she left her in that morning. Jeanolee drops out of school and raises herself and her daughter while watching her mother sell and smoke crack. Jeanolee feels helpless while watching her mother quickly lose everything and turning her childhood home from the Kool-Aid house into the trap house, but in a world of chaos, she overcomes it all and perseveres. The devil tries to count Jeanolee out, but she shows him that he clearly can’t count!